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- n. American yankee or leader.
- n. Priest of high rank, or often said of an expert in a profession, such as dentistry.
- n. Sorcerer, magician or wizard.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A priest or medicine-man.
Borrowed from Hawaiian word kahuna ("a shaman or wizard"). (Wiktionary)