Hogan

Definitions

  • McClung, Referee Shevlin Hogan
    McClung, Referee Shevlin Hogan
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n hogan a Navajo lodge covered with earth; traditionally built with the entrance facing east
    • n Hogan United States golfer who won many major golf tournaments (1912-1997)
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n hogan A kind of strong liquor.
    • n hogan A hut of the Navaho Indians, consisting of a conical framework covered with poles, bark, and earth. The main beams turn north, south, and west, while the entrance is on the east side. Sometimes the shelters of the Pima tribes are also called hogans.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Hogan hog′an a kind of strong liquor.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Corr. of hogen-mogen—Dut. hoog en mogend, high and mighty.

Usage

In literature:

She said she'd write Uncle Hogan the next time we got into trouble.
"Tabitha's Vacation" by Ruth Alberta Brown
Hobart says that Scribner calls him Hobart up to two glasses, and further on in his cups ycleps him Hogan.
"The Citizen-Soldier" by John Beatty
Old Uncle Kellup (Caleb) Colbert, Uncle Billy Hogan, Rev.
"Slave Narratives, Oklahoma" by Various
They passed several little mud-plastered hogans that Margaret knew for Indian dwellings.
"A Voice in the Wilderness" by Grace Livingston Hill
About noon they came to a rain-water hole near which were three Indian hogans.
"The Man of the Desert" by Grace Livingston Hill
Larry Hogan, too, was invited to share in the repast; and it was not the first time, by many, that Larry quartered on the Squire.
"Handy Andy, Volume One" by Samuel Lover
It was edited and published by David Hogan, and later by John W. Scott.
"The Philadelphia Magazines and their Contributors 1741-1850" by Albert Smyth
Mrs. Hogan will you direct me to a wood yard?
"Twenty Years of Hus'ling" by J. P. Johnston
Hogan " " 5634 L.-Cpl.
"The Second Battalion Royal Dublin Fusiliers in the South African War" by Cecil Francis Romer and Arthur Edward Mainwaring
Nora O'Day's name headed the list with Azzie Hogan's tagged on at the last.
"Elizabeth Hobart at Exeter Hall" by Jean K. Baird
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In poetry:

There shines upon the third good shield
A falcon, blazing with gold;
And that by Helled Hogan is borne;
No knight, than he, more bold.
"The Tournament (From The Old Danish)" by George Borrow
There shines upon the seventh good shield
A spur, of a fashion so free;
And that is borne by Hogan, the less,
Because he will foremost be.
"The Tournament (From The Old Danish)" by George Borrow
And Hogan, that broth of a lad,
Home Ruler from Bally-na-fad,
Writes--"I'm now in the trench
With the English and French,
And we're licking the Germans, be dad!"
"The Allied Forces" by Abner Cosens
I’ve shore with Pat Hogan, Bill Bright and Jack Gunn,
Charlie Fergus, Tommy Layton and the great roaring Dunn;
They brought from the Lachlan the best they could find,
But not one among ’em could leave me behind.
"One of the Has-beens" by Anonymous Oceania
We had Chang, and Trucker Hogan, and the man who licked The Plug,
Also Heggarty, and Hoolahan, and Peter Scott, the pug;
And we wore our knuckle-dusters, and we took a keg on tap
To our friendly game of football with The Dingoes at The Gap.
"A Friendly Game Of Football" by Edward Dyson

In news:

Stanford quarterback Kevin Hogan is expected to make his first start against No 13 Oregon State on Saturday in what is essentially a Pac-12 North semifinal.
John Hogan mlive.com Trees with sunscald or breaks in the bark are exposed and vulnerable to insects.
Felicia Hogan believes her family's struggles with finances and housing have hurt her twin girls.
This is Genet Hogan's recipe for crawfish etouffee made with her quick-cook roux method.
0The case stems from a 2007 foiled robbery of suspected drug dealer Arthur Hogan.
Joe and Barbara Hogan are maintaining a vigil of sorts, perhaps hoping against hope that their quest will be rewarded.
Hulk Hogan News Archive from ECW.
Dave Hogan, Director of PR and Communications.
Hogan and the early days on tour.
DAVE J HOGAN/GETTY IMAGES Jon Bon Jovi has partnered with Avon to put out a line of fragrances called Unplugged.
Velvin Hogan, 67, poses for a portrait at his apartment in San Jose, Calif on Saturday, Aug 25, 2012.
Hogan was the jury foreman for the Apple-Samsung patent case.
Turns out Vel Hogan's expert knowledge helped turn the case.
Meet Vel Hogan of San Jose, an inventor and engineer who was also the jury foreman in the much-heralded Apple Samsung billion dollar trial.
Fulton Hogan profit plunges 89pc.
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In science:

Hogan & Cuzzi 2007) use the two-fluid approach.
Forming Planetesimals in Solar and Extrasolar Nebulae
C Hogan (2000) “Why is the universe just so?”.
Editorial note to "Large number coincidences and the anthropic principle in cosmology"
Hogan and collaborators are developing an interferometer experiment to test it.
Does the speed of light depend upon the vacuum ?
Songaila, A., Cowie, L. L., Hogan, C. J., Rugers, M. (1994) Deuterium abundance and background radiation temperature in high-redshift primordial clouds.
FACTS AND IDEAS IN MODERN COSMOLOGY
One piece of good news is that the several methods of measuring the relative distances to galaxies now mostly seem to be consistent with each other (Jacoby et al. 1992; Fukugita, Hogan, & Peebles 1993).
Dark Matter and Structure Formation in the Universe
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