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ran·dan

 (răn′dăn′)
n.
1. A boat designed to be rowed by three persons.
2. The method of rowing such a boat, in which the persons fore and aft use one oar each and the person amidships uses two.

[Origin unknown.]

randan

(rænˈdæn; ˈrændæn)
n
(Nautical Terms) a boat rowed by three people, in which the person in the middle uses two oars and the people fore and aft use one oar each
[C19: of uncertain origin]

randan

(ˌrænˈdæn; ˈrænˌdæn)
n
rowdy behaviour; a spree
[C18: perhaps changed from random]
Translations

randan

n (Brit inf) to be out on the randaneine Sause machen (inf); (= rowdy behaviour)auf den Putz hauen (inf), → Remmidemmi machen (inf)
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Whatever they call it, they were ready to write about it, and we're ending the year remembering entries from Kaitlin Barnes, a teacher; Sara Stevenson, a librarian; Wade Emmert, a GOP activist; and Randan Steinhauser with EdChoice.
This audience was treated to the flawless performances of the classic songs and dances of Chinese culture by the Aidi schoolchildren, including the subtle and beautiful Ling bird Dai dance, Jiangnans gentle folk song Jasmine and the majestic Orogen E Hulan Randan.
Caption: The Thermo Scientific Theta Probe XPS and iXR Randan spectrometer is utilized by NEXUS in its materials research.
Christie's London sold one of the gallant Charles de la Rochefoucauld, Seigneur de Randan, in 2008 for 558,100 [pounds sterling] (estimate 80,000 [pounds sterling] -120,000 [pounds sterling]), setting the auction record for the artist.
While visiting different flood-hit locations including Basti Randan, Hamsheera, Shairo, Korai, Sehrai, Banani, Haji Camand, Rakh Dholay, Kolaywala here on Tuesday, he stated that flood-hit villagers would be compensated.
Asimismo la vida en el campo y el Castillo de Randan permite a Pico de la Mirandola pintar una Espana rural misera en sus Cartas parisienses el 30 de agosto de 1875:
7) Da paer Byrhtnod ongan beornas trymian, rad and raedde, rincum taehte hu hi sceoldon standan and pone stede healdan, and baed pit hyra randan rihte heoldon, faeste mid folman, and ne forhtedon na.
Luther, Piski katkismus, Helsinki 1936; Livli--Newspaper "Livli" 1931--1939, Jelgava; LJ--Kus lainod miersto vierobod ja randan sudo andabod, s.
Gorman; son in law, Randan Griffin; uncle, Alphonse Savage; as well as nephews and nieces.
03 - Electric Circus - Edinburgh - 26 February with Delta Mainline, My Electric Love Affair, Lost in Audio and Randan Discotheque 04 - G2 - Glasgow - 4 March with Acetones, The Great Folk Scandal and Strangetouch.
201: "la detta contessa non ha fatto se non per impedire, ch'io non possa rivedere ne venire nella casa dove son nato, er quello che maggiormente m'aggrava e, che Madama di Randan et la Signora Livia mie sorelle poco ha mancato che non siano state ritenute come prigioniere, le quali per fuggir il pericolo, si sono ridotte qui.
RANDAN Schieppati used to work out with Avenged Sevenfold's M Shadows.