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Definition of the noun kentucky

What does kentucky mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. a state in east central United States; a border state during the American Civil War; famous for breeding race horses

Places

  1. Kentucky, officially the Commonwealth of Kentucky, is a state located in the east south-central region of the United States. Kentucky is one of four U.S. states constituted as a commonwealth. Originally a part of Virginia, in 1792 Kentucky became the 15th state to join the Union. Kentucky is the 37th most extensive and the 26th most populous of the 50 United States.
  2. Kentucky is an administrative division.
  3. Kentucky is an administrative division.
  4. Kentucky is an administrative division.

There are other places with in their name, like Kentucky Camp, Kentucky Kingdom, Kentucky Route 8, Kentucky Theater, Kentucky Township, Northern Kentucky, Kentucky Horse Park, My Old Kentucky Home, Kentucky Derby Museum, Kentucky Fried Chicken, University of Kentucky, Kentucky Science Center, Kentucky State University, Kentucky Wesleyan College, Eastern Kentucky University, Kentucky Military Institute, Western Kentucky University, Northern Kentucky University, Kentucky Christian University and Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft.

Animal

Kentucky, was a successful American Thoroughbred racehorse who won 21 of his 23 starts, including 20 consecutive wins.

  • also known as Kentucky (horse)
  • born in (155 years ago)

Character

Kentucky is a fictional character from the 2007 film BloodRayne II: Deliverance.

Music

  1. "Kentucky" is a musical album of Panopticon.
    • released on
  2. "Kentucky" is a musical album of Matthew Loiacono.
    • released on (7 years ago)
  3. "Kentucky" is a song by The Everly Brothers.

Writings

"Kentucky" is a book by Hambleton Tapp.

  • also known as "Kentucky: decades of discord, 1865-1900"

Films

  1. "Kentucky" is a 1938 Technicolor film with Loretta Young, Richard Greene, and Walter Brennan. It was directed by David Butler. It is a Romeo and Juliet story of lovers Jack and Sally, set amidst Kentucky horseracing, in which a family feud goes back to the Civil War and is kept alive by Sally's Uncle Peter.
  2. "Kentucky" is a 2013 Telly Award winning film, created for Keystone Insurers Group.
    • country: United States of America
    • released in (4 years ago)
    • award:
      • Telly Award for Internet/Online Programs, Segments, or Promotional Pieces Online Video - Videography/Cinematography, received by GK Visual, LLC
      • Telly Award for Internet/Online Programs, Segments, or Promotional Pieces Online Video - Editing, received by GK Visual, LLC

Artworks

  1. "Kentucky" is a photography (gelatin silver print) by William Gedney, taken in (44 years ago).
    • media: gelatin silver print
  2. "Kentucky" is a photography (gelatin silver print) by William Gedney, taken in (44 years ago).
    • media: gelatin silver print
  3. "Kentucky" is a photography (gelatin silver print) by William Gedney, taken in (44 years ago).
    • media: gelatin silver print
  4. "Kentucky" is a photography (gelatin silver print) by William Gedney, taken in (44 years ago).
    • media: gelatin silver print
  5. "Kentucky" is a photography (gelatin silver print) by William Gedney, taken in (44 years ago).
    • media: gelatin silver print
  6. "Kentucky" is a photography (gelatin silver print) by William Gedney, taken in (44 years ago).
    • media: gelatin silver print
  7. "Kentucky" is a photography (gelatin silver print) by William Gedney, taken in (44 years ago).
    • media: gelatin silver print
  8. "Kentucky" is a photography (gelatin silver print) by William Gedney, taken in (44 years ago).
    • media: gelatin silver print
  9. "Kentucky" is a photography (gelatin silver print) by William Gedney, taken in (44 years ago).
    • media: gelatin silver print
  10. "Kentucky" is a photography (gelatin silver print) by William Gedney, taken in (52 years ago).
    • media: gelatin silver print
  11. "Kentucky" is a photography (gelatin silver print) by William Gedney, taken in (52 years ago).
    • media: gelatin silver print

Phrases with Kentucky

  1. kentucky blue
  2. kentucky derby
  3. Kentucky Rifle
  4. Kentucky Darter
  5. kentucky wonder
  6. Kentucky warbler
  7. Kentucky Windage
  8. Kentucky Crayfish
  9. kentucky bluegrass
  10. Kentucky Slitmouth
  11. kentucky black bass
  12. Kentucky Coffeetree
  13. Kentucky Creekshell
  14. Kentucky Gladecress
  15. Kentucky Salamander
  16. Kentucky Spleenwort
  17. kentucky yellowwood
  18. Kentucky Cave Shrimp
  19. kentucky coffee tree
  20. capital of kentucky

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Kentucky

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Google previewFundamentals of Turfgrass Management (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Kentucky Poa pratensis Abscisic acid Germination Ligule The Commonwealth of Kentucky is a state located in the East Central United States of America. As classified by the United States Census Bureau, Kentucky is a Southern state, more ...

Google previewRural America at the crossroads : networking for the future.

Kentucky is a Midsouth State that relies heavily on the infusion of ...

Google previewThe Public Papers of Governor Simeon Willis, 1943-1947 (2015)

by Simeon Willis

Kentucky is a typical pioneer state with traditions of courage, adventure, sacrifice, and achievement. The early settlers conquered a wilderness and constructed a commonwealth. In every stage of history this state has played a part worthy of the ...

Google previewDictionary of Health Information Technology and Security (2007)

Kentucky e-Health Network The Kentucky e-Health Network was created to help develop a secure statewide electronic network through which patients, physicians, and other health care providers can access and transfer medical ...

Google previewAbbreviations Dictionary, Tenth Edition (2001)

by Dean A. Stahl, Karen Landen

—ink- soaked town near chemical plants Cranks, Kentucky Death Valley, California Decoy, ...

Google previewThe Tennessee Gazetteer, Or Topographical Dictionary (1834)

Containing a Description of the Several Counties, Towns, Villages, Post Offices, Rivers, Creeks, Mountains, Valleys, &c. in the State of Tennessee, Alphabetically Arranged : to which is Prefixed a General Description of the State, Its Civil Divisions, Resources, Population, &c. and a Condensed History from the Earliest Settlements Down to the Rise of the Convention in the Year 1834 : with an Appendix, Containing a List of the Practising Attorneys at Law in Each County, Principal Officers of the General and State Governments, Times of Holding Courts, and Other Valuable Tables by Eastin Morris

The State of TENNEssEE is bounded on the east and south east by the State of North Carolina; on the west by the river Mississippi; on the north by the States of Kentucky and Virginina; and on the south by the States of Georgia, Alabama and ...

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Sign language

CD 481 Sign Language Project WKU Western Kentucky University

Quotes about Kentucky

Meth production and use is a serious problem in Kentucky and across the country. Clearly, there is a growing need for a national strategy to combat this crisis. Increasing public awareness is a significant means for prevention. (Ron Lewis)
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Scrabble value of K5E1N1T1U1C3K5Y4

The value of this 8-letter word is 21 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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