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Meaning of Kent

Kent

Pronunciation: (kent), [key]
— n.
  1. 1763–1847, U.S. jurist.
  2. 1882–1971, U.S. illustrator and painter.
  3. 1685–1748, English painter, architect, and landscape gardener.
  4. a county in SE England. 1,445,400; 1442 sq. mi. (3735 sq. km).
  5. an ancient English kingdom in SE Great Britain. See map under
  6. a city in NE Ohio. 26,164.
  7. a town in central Washington. 23,152.
  8. a male given name: from the Old English name of a county in England.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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