ulan

ulan

[oo-lahn, yoo-luhn]
noun
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uhlan or ulan (ˈuːlɑːn, ˈjuːlən, ˈuːlɑːn, ˈjuːlən)
 
n
history a member of a body of lancers first employed in the Polish army and later in W European armies
 
[C18: via German from Polish ulan, from Turkish ōlan young man]
 
ulan or ulan
 
n
 
[C18: via German from Polish ulan, from Turkish ōlan young man]

ulan (ˈuːlɑːn, ˈjuːlən)
 
n
a less common variant of uhlan

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