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Bohun can refer to:


The Anglo-Norman Bohun family[edit]

The Bohun family played an important part in English history during the 13th and 14th centuries. The name Bohun was taken from a village situated in the Cotentin between Coutances and the estuary of the Vire.[1]

Other people[edit]

  • Ivan Bohun (died 1664), a Ukrainian Cossack military leader
  • Yuri Bohun, a fictional Cossack character in the novel With Fire and Sword (1884) by Polish writer Henryk Sienkiewicz
  • Hugh Bohun, a pen name of Bernard Cronin (1884–1968), author and journalist



  1. ^ Public Domain One or more of the preceding sentences incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainDavis, Henry (1911). "Bohun". In Chisholm, Hugh. Encyclopædia Britannica 4 (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press. p. 137.