Definitions

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  • n. Obsolete form of djinn.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One of an intermediate order between angels and men.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An abbreviation of January.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the first month of the year; begins 10 days after the winter solstice

Etymologies

Arabic (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • In April, Gandhian social activist Anna Hazare began a mass movement calling for what he calls a jan lokpal people's ombudsman with wide powers to police corruption in the senior ranks of the government, the judiciary and the bureaucracy, including the prime minister's office.

    India Starts Key Session

  • JANUARY. good movies rarely come out in jan unless they are oscar movies going into wider release.

    Amy Adams 'Leap Year' trailer: More than just another witless rom-com? Or...not? | EW.com

  • Like Hillary, I didn't give the junior senator very much of a chance back in jan,08. let's all dems come together and elect the 44th president of the United States-Senator Obama. texanne

    Clinton supporters scrap letter pressuring Obama

  • OK you send that Season 4 would start in jan (I assume you ment of ‘08) does that mean we will hbave to endure UNTILL JANUARY AFTER THE LOST FINALE!!!!!!

    The Tail Section » Season 4 Lineup and The Possible End of the Series!

  • To the Market (posted late, written first week in jan.)

    Notes from Will | To the Market

  • Anna Hazare, an elderly social activist who has long pushed for a so-called "jan lokpal," or people's ombudsman, says the government's bill is a weak and watered down version of what he is demanding.

    Singh Promises 'Strict Action' to Fight Indian Corruption

  • January 26th, 2007 at 5: 13 pm hey chris angel lets go fishing you can use your chi & mental focus to put us on a 70lb. + flathead in jan. in indiana & get him to take the bait. now that would be some illusion! or we could just get a bottle n go crappie fishin. hey dr. evil go play with your ouija board.

    Sony Pulls Controversial PSP Ad

  • Where is the evidence that due process was followed in these so-called jan adalats?

    Independent Citizen Initiative : Appeal to Maoists

  • Na sa unang pagkakataon naman ay kahalintulad din ito ng pinagkakaloob sa mismong araw ng pagtatapos: mga blangkong papel, walang laman, walang sertifikasyon ng pagtatapos. zaibatsu1941: tama ka jan Ms. Krishna pano magyayari yun or garapal lng talaga ang nagpapakana nito? only in the ...

    Bulatlat

  • They were fooled ... zaibatsu1941: yes tama ka jan Dre, gawain ng demonyo talaga ay di magtatagumpay, grabe at kalunos lunos na ang ...

    Bulatlat

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