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Devon

county name, Old English Defena(scir) "(territory of the) Dumnonii," a Celtic people-name. As a type of cattle, from 1798.

updated on August 20, 2018

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Definitions of Devon from WordNet

Devon (n.)
a county in southwestern England;
Synonyms: Devonshire
Devon (n.)
red dual-purpose cattle of English origin;
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.