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Kent

southeasternmost county of England, Old English Cent, Cent lond, Centrice, from Latin Cantia, Canticum (Caesar), Greek Kantion (Strabo, 51 B.C.E.), from an ancient British Celtic name often explained as "coastal district," or "corner-land, land on the edge," but possibly "land of the hosts or armies." Related: Kentish (Old English Centisc).

updated on October 10, 2017

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Definitions of Kent from WordNet

Kent (n.)
a county in southeastern England on the English Channel; formerly an Anglo-Saxon kingdom, it was the first to be colonized by the Romans;
Kent (n.)
United States painter noted for his woodcuts (1882-1971);
Synonyms: Rockwell Kent
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