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Coventry

city in Warwickshire, mid-13c., an alteration of Old English Couentre (1043), probably literally  "Cofa's tree," from Old English masc. personal name Cofa (genitive Cofan) + tree (n.). If this is correct, the name might refer to a boundary marker or a public assembly place. The explanation that it was named for a convent (see covent) founded there 11c. likely would be folk etymology.

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Definitions of Coventry from WordNet

Coventry (n.)
the state of being banished or ostracized (excluded from society by general consent);
Synonyms: banishment / ostracism
Coventry (n.)
an industrial city in central England; devastated by air raids during World War II; remembered as the home of Lady Godiva in the 11th century;
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