Main definitions of kent in English

: kent1Kent2Kent3

kent1

  • past and past participle of ken

Pronunciation

kent

/kɛnt/

Main definitions of kent in English

: kent1Kent2Kent3

Kent2

proper noun

  • 1A city in north-eastern Ohio, home to Kent State University; population 27,983 (est. 2008).

  • 2A city in western Washington, on the Naches River, a southern suburb of Seattle; population 83,978 (est. 2008).

Pronunciation

Kent

/kɛnt/

Main definitions of kent in English

: kent1Kent2Kent3

Kent3

proper noun

  • A county on the south-eastern coast of England; county town, Maidstone.

Origin

From Latin Cantium, of Celtic origin.

Pronunciation

Kent

/kɛnt/