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kent 1

Syllabification: kent
Past and past participle of ken.

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Kent 2 Syllabification: Kent

Derivatives

Kentish

1
Pronunciation: /ˈken(t)iSH/
adjective
Example sentences
  • Not one, not two, but 2,300 varieties of Britain's favourite fruit grow here, all deliciously arranged across acres of russety Kentish downland.
  • At yesterday's event, late-grown English strawberries, farm-pressed apple juice and sweet Kentish cobnuts were available.
  • For, although born in Paris, Sisley was an Englishman, descended from a family of Kentish smugglers, and here was a rare chance to visit the country of his ancestors.

Origin

From Latin Cantium, of Celtic origin.

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Kent 3 Syllabification: Kent
1A city in northeastern Ohio, home to Kent State University; population 27,983 (est. 2008).
2A city in western Washington, on the Naches River, a southern suburb of Seattle; population 83,978 (est. 2008).

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