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About the Cohen surname

Many people named Cohen are Cohanim. A Cohen (or Kohein, Hebrew כֹּהֵן, 'priest', pl. כוהנים, Kohanim) is a Jew who is in direct patrilineal descent from the Biblical Aaron.

Additional forms are: Kahn, Kohen, Coen, Kagan.