Meaning of Lexington in English:


Pronunciation /ˈlɛksɪŋtən/

proper noun

  • 1A city in central Kentucky; population (with Fayette) 282,114 (est. 2008). It is a noted horse-breeding centre.

  • 2A residential town north-west of Boston, Massachusetts; population 30,272 (est. 2008). It was the scene in 1775 of the first battle fought in the War of American Independence.