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ulan

[oo-lahn, yoo-luh n] /ˈu lɑn, ˈyu lən/
noun
1.
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uhlan

/ˈuːlɑːn; ˈjuːlən/
noun
1.
(history) a member of a body of lancers first employed in the Polish army and later in W European armies
Word Origin
C18: via German from Polish ulan, from Turkish ōlan young man

ulan

/ˈuːlɑːn; ˈjuːlən/
noun
1.
a less common variant of uhlan
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