clan Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “clan” in the English Dictionary

"clan" in British English

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clannoun [C, + sing/pl verb]

uk   us   /klæn/
a ​group of ​families, ​especially in ​Scotland, who ​originally came from the same ​family and have the same ​name informal a ​largefamily, or a ​group of ​people who ​share the same ​interest: Is/Are the ​whole clan coming to ​visit you for ​Christmas?
(Definition of clan from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"clan" in American English

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clannoun [C]

 us   /klæn/ infml
a ​family, esp. a ​largegroup of ​people who are ​related: Is the ​whole clan ​gathering at ​yourhouse for ​Thanksgiving?
(Definition of clan from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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