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[koo-bluh kahn] /ˈku blə ˈkɑn/

(italics) a poetic fragment (1797) by Coleridge.
“Kubla Khan” [(kooh-bluh kahn) (1797)]

An evocative poem by Samuel Taylor Coleridge about an exotic emperor. It begins with these lines: “In Xanadu did Kubla Khan / A stately pleasure-dome decree….”


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