from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A one-room Navajo structure traditionally built with the entrance facing east, used as a dwelling or for ceremonial purposes. Early hogans were made of earth-covered poles, with later models often built of logs, stones, and other materials.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A one-room Navajo dwelling or ceremonial lodge, constructed of wood and earth and covered with mud.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An earth-covered Navajo lodge; it is traditionally built with the entrance facing east.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A kind of strong liquor.
- n. A hut of the Navaho Indians, consisting of a conical framework covered with poles, bark, and earth.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a Navajo lodge covered with earth; traditionally built with the entrance facing east
- n. United States golfer who won many major golf tournaments (1912-1997)
Navajo hooghan.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Navajo hooghan ("dwelling, house"). (Wiktionary)