Definition of


  1. (noun, location) a county in southeastern England on the English Channel; formerly an Anglo-Saxon kingdom, it was the first to be colonized by the Romans
  2. (noun, person) United States painter noted for his woodcuts (1882-1971)

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Synonyms of Kent

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Origin of the word Kent

  1. L. Canticum, Gk. Kantion (51 B.C.E.), an ancient Celtic name often explained as "coastal district," but possibly "land of the hosts or armies." more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

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