Main definitions of Kent in English

: Kent1Kent2

Kent1

Pronunciation /kent/ /kɛnt/

proper noun

  • A county on the southeastern coast of England; county town, Maidstone.

Origin

From Latin Cantium, of Celtic origin.

Pronunciation

Kent

/kent/ /kɛnt/

Main definitions of Kent in English

: Kent1Kent2

Kent2

Pronunciation /kent/ /kɛnt/

proper noun

  • 1A city in northeastern 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

/kent/ /kɛnt/