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Cohen

[koh-uh n] /ˈkoʊ ən/
noun
1.
Morris Raphael, 1880–1947, U.S. philosopher and educator, born in Russia.
2.
Octavus Roy
[ok-tav-uh s] /ɒkˈtæv əs/ (Show IPA),
1891–1959, U.S. short-story writer and novelist.
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British Dictionary definitions for octavus co-hen

Cohen1

/ˈkəʊən/
noun
1.
Leonard. born 1934, Canadian singer, songwriter, and poet; recordings include Songs of Leonard Cohen (1968), Songs of Love and Hate (1971), I'm Your Man (1988), and Ten New Songs (2001)
2.
Stanley. born 1922, US biochemist: shared the Nobel prize for physiology or medicine 1986

Cohen2

/kɒˈhɛn; kɔɪn/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of Kohen
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Word Origin and History for octavus co-hen

Cohen

Jewish surname indicating priestly descent, from Hebrew kohen "priest," from base of kihen "he acted as priest," related to Arabic kahana "he divined, prophesied."

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octavus co-hen in Medicine

Cohen Co·hen (kō'ən), Stanley. Born 1922.

American biochemist. He shared a 1986 Nobel Prize for the discovery of the epidermal growth factor.

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