There are 2 definitions of Devon in English:

Devon1

Line breaks: Devon
Pronunciation: /ˈdɛv(ə)n
 
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(also Devonshire /ˈdɛv(ə)nˌʃɪə/)
  • A county of SW England; county town, Exeter.

Origin

from medieval Latin Devonia 'Devonshire'.

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There are 2 definitions of Devon in English:

Devon2

Line breaks: Devon
Pronunciation: /ˈdɛv(ə)n
 
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noun

  • An animal of a breed of red beef cattle.
    More example sentences
    • The Devon has proven to be an adaptable, economical breed that is valued for the hybrid vigor it imparts when crossed with other beef breeds.
    • The Devon is a handsome animal with clear-cut lines and a blocky but symmetrical body.

Origin

mid 19th century: named after the county of Devon (see Devon1).

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