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  1. Kingston is the capital and largest city of Jamaica, located on the southeastern coast of the island. It faces a natural harbour protected by the Palisadoes, a long sand spit which connects the town of Port Royal and the Norman Manley International Airport to the rest of the island. In the Americas, Kingston is the largest predominantly English-speaking city south of the United States.
  2. Kingston is a Canadian city located in Eastern Ontario where the St. Lawrence River flows out of Lake Ontario.
  3. Kingston is a city in and the county seat of Ulster County, New York, USA. It is 91 miles north of New York City and 59 miles south of Albany. It became New York's first capital in 1777, and was burned by the British on October 13, 1777, after the Battles of Saratoga. In the 19th century, the city became an important transport hub after the discovery of natural cement in the region, and had both railroad and canal connections. Passenger rail service has since ceased, and many of the older buildings are part of three historic districts, such as the Stockade District uptown, the Midtown Neighborhood Broadway Corridor, and the Rondout-West Strand Historic District downtown.
  4. Kingston is a borough in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States, on the Susquehanna River opposite Wilkes Barre. As of the 2010 census, the population was 13,182.
  5. Kingston is a coastal town in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States. According to the 2010 Census, it had a population of 12,629.
  6. Kingston is a village and a census-designated place in the town of South Kingstown, Rhode Island, United States, and the site of the main campus of the University of Rhode Island. Much of the village center is listed on the National Register of Historic Places as Kingston Village Historic District.
  7. Kingston is a city in and the county seat of Roane County, Tennessee, United States, and is adjacent to Watts Bar Lake. Kingston, with a population of 5,934 at the 2010 United States census, is included in the Harriman Micropolitan Statistical Area.
  8. Kingston is a census-designated place in Kitsap County, Washington, United States. The population was 2,099 at the 2010 census. Kingston is along the shores of Appletree Cove and the Puget Sound, and is home to a major Washington State Ferries terminal linking it to Edmonds.
  9. Kingston is a city in Bartow County, Georgia, United States. The population was 637 at the 2010 census.
  10. Kingston is a town in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, United States. The population at the 2010 census was 6,025.
  11. Kingston is the capital of the Australian South Pacific Territory of Norfolk Island. The vice-regal, legislative, administrative and judicial offices are all located in Kingston. The town is the second-oldest in Australia, and is of great historical and cultural significance to all Norfolk Islanders and other Australians.
  12. Kingston is a town in Marshall County, Oklahoma, United States. The population was 1,601 at the 2010 census.
  13. Kingston is a village in Ross County, Ohio, United States. The population was 1,032 at the 2010 census.
    • also known as Kingston, Ohio; Ross County / Kingston village
    • part of Ross County, Ohio
  14. Kingston is a township and region on the outskirts of Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. Nestled 12 km south of the city between and around several hills, Kingston is the council seat of its wider municipality, the Kingborough Council, and today serves as the gateway between Hobart and the D'Entrecasteaux Channel region, which meets the Derwent River nearby. It is one of the fastest growing regions in Tasmania. The Kingston-Huntingfield statistical area had an estimated population of 11,200 in June 2012.
    • also known as Kingston, Tasmania
    • part of Tasmania
  15. Kingston is a census-designated place and unincorporated community of South Brunswick Township in Middlesex County, and Franklin Township in Somerset County, in the U.S. state of New Jersey, United States. At the 2010 United States Census, the CDP's population was 1,493, of which 1,222 were in South Brunswick Township and 271 in Franklin Township.
  16. Kingston is a village in Tuscola County in the U.S. state of Michigan. The population was 440 at the 2010 census. The village is located at the southern edge of Kingston Township and is partially within Koylton Township.
  17. Kingston is a village in DeKalb County, Illinois, United States. The population was 1,164 at the 2010 census, up from 980 at the 2000 census.
  18. Kingston is a city in Caldwell County, Missouri, United States. The population was 348 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Caldwell County.
  19. Kingston is a town in Piute County, Utah, in the United States. The population was 142 at the 2000 census.
    • also known as Kingston, Utah; Piute County / Kingston town
    • part of Piute County, Utah
  20. Kingston is a village in Kings County on the north bank of the Annapolis River in the Annapolis Valley of Nova Scotia, Canada. As of 2011, the population was 5,174.
  21. Kingston is the oldest and one of the most densely populated suburbs of Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia. The suburb is named after Charles Cameron Kingston, the former Premier of South Australia and minister in the first Australian Commonwealth Government. It is adjacent to the suburbs of Barton, Fyshwick, Griffith and Manuka. The suburb of Kingston is situated about 4 km from the centre of Canberra.
  22. Kingston is a city in Meeker County, Minnesota, along the North Fork of the Crow River. The population was 161 at the 2010 census.
  23. Kingston is a village in Green Lake County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 326 at the 2010 census. The village is located within the Town of Kingston. The unincorporated community of Dalton, Wisconsin is near Kingston.
  24. Kingston is a small town at the southernmost end of Lake Wakatipu, just north of the border of Otago and Southland, in New Zealand's South Island. It is 47 kilometres south of Queenstown by a road which winds between the lake to the west and The Remarkables mountains to the east. It is 70 kilometres north of Lumsden, and close to the headwaters of the Mataura River.
  25. Kingston is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Lander County, Nevada, United States. The population was 113 at the 2010 census.
  26. Kingston is a town in Ulster County, New York, USA. The Town of Kingston is in the northeast part of Ulster County, north of the City of Kingston. Kingston is inside the Catskill Park. The population was 889 at the 2010 census.
  27. Kingston is a small town in rural Shire of Hepburn in Victoria, Australia. Kingston is located about 15 km from Creswick, just off the Midland Highway and is about 20 km from Daylesford. Kingston's post code is 3364.
  28. Kingston is a village and civil parish between Canterbury and Dover in Kent, South East England.
  29. Kingston on Spey is a small coastal village in Moray, Scotland. It is situated immediately north of Garmouth at the western side of the mouth of the River Spey on the coast of the Moray Firth. Kingston was founded in 1784 and was named after Kingston upon Hull, in East Yorkshire.
  30. Kingston a.k.a. Kingston Parish: Kingston is one of the 14 Parishes of Jamaica. Together with neighboring St. Andrew Parish, it makes up the consolidated administrative unit of Kingston and St. Andrew Corporation, or, informally the City of Kingston.
  31. Kingston a.k.a. Kingston, Idaho: Kingston is an unincorporated community in Shoshone County, Idaho, United States. Kingston is located along Interstate 90 2 miles northwest of Pinehurst. Kingston has a post office with ZIP code 83839.
  32. Kingston a.k.a. Kingston, Maryland: Kingston is an unincorporated community in Somerset County, Maryland, United States. A small community at the head of navigation of the Big Annemessex River, it is located on Maryland Route 413 at the intersection of Kingston Lane. A very rural community far from any urban development, it is quite small in population, the land dominated by agricultural fields and tree farms.
  33. Kingston is a town in Juneau County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 58 at the 2000 census. The unincorporated communities of Mather and Meadow Valley are located in the town.
  34. Kingston is a census-designated place in the town of Kingston in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States. The population was 5,591 at the 2010 census.
  35. Kingston is a town in Green Lake County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 900 at the 2000 census. The Village of Kingston and the unincorporated community of Dalton are located within the town.
  36. Kingston a.k.a. Kingston, Iowa: Kingston is an unincorporated community in Des Moines County, Iowa, United States. It is part of the Burlington, IA–IL Micropolitan Statistical Area. Kingston is located along State Highway 99 about 15 miles north of Burlington. It is known for its Late Prehistoric Kingston Oneota Site and it is close to the Malchow Mounds State Preserve and the grave of Taimah.
  37. Kingston is an US Census Designated Place in Kingston, Washington County.
    • also known as Washington County / Kingston CDP
  38. Kingston a.k.a. Kingston, Indiana: Kingston is an unincorporated community in Decatur County, Indiana, in the United States.
  39. Kingston a.k.a. Kingston, Louisiana: Kingston is an unincorporated community in DeSoto Parish, Louisiana, United States. It is located approximately 16 miles south of Shreveport near the intersection of Louisiana Highway 175 and Louisiana Highway 5.
  40. Kingston, or Sasscer's House, is a 1 ¹⁄₂-story historic home located at Upper Marlboro, Prince George's County, Maryland, United States. It is believed to be the oldest building remaining in the town of Upper Marlboro and may have been built, at least in part, before 1730. Many alterations and additions made to it in the Victorian era, including "gingerbread" details typical of this era. The Craufurd family cemetery is located in the woods northwest of the house.
  41. Kingston a.k.a. Kingston, Oregon: Kingston is an unincorporated community near Stayton, Oregon in Linn County, Oregon, United States,. Kingston's post office opened in 1891 and closed in 1920.
  42. Kingston is a neighborhood of Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, metropolitan area.
  43. Kingston a.k.a. Kingston, West Virginia: Kingston is an unincorporated community and coal town in Fayette County, West Virginia, United States. Kingston is 8.5 miles west of Oak Hill.
  44. Kingston a.k.a. Kingston, Madison County, Arkansas: Kingston is an unincorporated community in Madison County, Arkansas, United States. It is located at the intersection of AR 21 and AR 74.

There are other places with in their name, like Kingston Se, East Kingston, Kingston Lacy, Kingston Park, Kingston Vale, West Kingston, Kingston Beach, Kingston Lisle, Kingston Mines, Kingston Bridge, Kingston by Sea, Kingston College, Kingston Estates, Kingston on Soar, Kingston Seymour, Kingston Springs, Kingston St Mary, Kingston Bagpuize.

Person

Who is Kingston?

Kingston a.k.a. Kingston Johnson is the son of Cee Lo Green.

Groups

  1. Kingston is a musical group.
    • albums: "Hoplaža", "Ko imaš vsega poln kufer", "Cela ulica nori", "Poglej stvari z druge strani", "Kingston v živo!", "Daj povej! Daj povej!", "Tropikana klub", "Republika banana", "Pazi na korake", "Idrje, Idrje", "Lunapark"
  2. Kingston is an American country music duo consisting of twin brothers, Joshua Scott Carter and Zachary Edward Carter. Until September 2011, Kingston was known as the Carter Twins and released their debut single, "Heart Like Memphis", on March 16, 2009.
  3. Kingston are a pop/rock band from Auckland, New Zealand who formed in 2006.

There are other groups with in their name, like New Kingston, Kingston Wall, Kingston Falls, Kingston Ladies, Kingston Rudieska, Kingston Symphony, The Kingston Trio, The New Kingston Trio, The Kingston Orchestra and Kingston Symphony Orchestra.

Animal

Kingston was an American Thoroughbred racehorse. He won 89 races, the most in the history of the sport of Thoroughbred racing. Of his 138 starts, he was out of the money only on four occasions. He was later inducted into the United States Racing Hall of Fame.

  • born in (132 years ago)

Music

"Kingston" is a musical EP of Title Fight.

  • released in (8 years ago)

Writings

"Kingston" is a book by Alf Evers.

  • also known as "Kingston: City on the Hudson"
  • genre: Fiction
  • subjects: United States of America, History, Local

Miscellanea

Kingston is a school, educational institution.

Phrases with Kingston

  1. Kingston Bedstraw
  2. Kingston Dewberry
  3. Kingston Oregonian
  4. Kingston Upon Hull
  5. Kingston's Hawthorn
  6. Kingston Mountain Mousetail
  7. Kingston Mountains Bedstraw
  8. Kingston Mountains Cinquefoil

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Kingston

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Google previewGod's Plenty (2011)

Religious Diversity in Kingston by William Closson James

Kingston is a place where waters meet and part, and where past and present converge too. Seen from the air, Kingston lies amidst a blue and green constellation of big and small islands – Wolfe, Amherst, and Howe, Simcoe, Garden, and ...

Google previewEndangered Children (2016)

Homicide and Other Crimes, Second Edition by Lita Linzer Schwartz, Natalie K. Isser

Woman Warrior: Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts Just as Toni Morrison was involved with the psychological effect of slavery upon women's lives, Maxine Hong Kingston is a writer concerned with gender relationships and women's ...

Google previewLife's Delicate Balance (2014)

Causes and Prevention of Breast Cancer by Janette Sherman

Kingston is a pretty city, situated at the eastern end of Lake Ontario, where the St. Lawrence River begins its journey to the Atlantic. Lake Ontario is last in the chain of the Great Lakes that receive runoff from the states of Minnesota, Wisconsin, ...

Google previewThe Present State of All Nations (1769)

Containing a Geographical, Natural, Commercial, and Political History of All the Countries in the Known World by Tobias George Smollett

Kingston is a pretty, populous, well-built town, ninety miles up the river, where the Æsopus from New Jersey salls into it. Albany is one hundred and sorry three miles up the river, and but five below the place where it is parted into two branches.

Google previewRoute 19 Revisited (2010)

The Clash and London Calling by Marcus Gray

Kingston is a perfect example of ...

Google previewCity of Broken Dreams (2010)

A Ghetto Love Story by Ghetto Scribe

But Kingston is a study in contrast; beautiful suburban communities in the high islands overlook miles of slum dwellings in various stages of blight and decay, as they swelter in the hot, putrid air which varies only a degree or two each year ...

Google previewThe Antiquarian Itinerary (1818)

Comprising Specimens of Architecture, Monastic, Castellated, and Domestic; with Other Vestiges of Antiquity in Great Britain; Accompanied with Descriptions by James Storer

KINgston is a considerable town, consisting of two principal streets and several smaller ones. The erection of many modern houses, intermixed with those of a more ancient date, gives it an appearance of irregularity, rather disagreeable; but ...

Google previewI Think I Am a Verb (2013)

More Contributions to the Doctrine of Signs by Thomas A. Sebeok

The same principle of one signifier, multiple denotation, applies as well to many toponymic signs: thus Kingston is a place name in the Canadian Provinces of Ontario, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, and Nova Scotia. These are required by ...

Google previewJamaica Footprint Focus Guide (2013)

by Sarah Cameron

Kingston is a busy capital city, the centre of commercial activity with a lively arts and entertainment scene including theatre, live music, clubs, ...

Google previewA Village in Sussex (2006)

The History of Kingston-Near-Lewes by Charles Cooper

It is called Kingston, orrather Kingston-near-Lewes to distinguish it from the many other Kingstons in England, not a few of which are also in Sussex. It is a history of the village from the time ...

Google previewThe upper Thames (2015)

From Richmond to Oxford by Searle and Sons

Boating men are well provided for, * Kingston is a rowing centre, and the headquarters of several rowing clubs. Boats can be hired of orhoused with, J. Messenger, R. J. Turk, F. Eastland, and C. Burgoyne. The water here, especially between ...

Google previewExcursions in North America (1806)

Described in Letters from a Gentleman and His Young Companion, to Their Friends in England by Priscilla Wakefield

Kingston is a kind of mart for the goods brought up the St. Lawrence, for the supply of the upper country : here they are deposited in stores, (the American name for warehouses,) till they can be exported across the lakes. A great number of furs ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Heraldica, Or Complete Dictionary of Heraldry (1828)

by William Berry

KINGSTON, [Gloucestershire and Leices az. a cross or, betw.four leopards' hea Kingston, [Grimslye and Bassingham, shire; and Gloucestershire.]...

Kingston, [ Bedfordshire,] sa, a lion, rar Kingston, sa, three leopards' heads crowned ar.

Google previewEncyclopedia of World War II (2007)

by Alan Axelrod, Jack A. Kingston

Kingston. Colonel George S. Patton Jr. and Brigadier General Maxwell Murray review the troops of 16th Field Artillery, Ft. Myer, Virginia , during a ceremony honoring Murray in 1940. (Virginia Military Institute Archives) .

Google previewCapital Cities around the World: An Encyclopedia of Geography, History, and Culture (2013)

An Encyclopedia of Geography, History, and Culture by Roman Adrian Cybriwsky

Kingston is the capital and largest city in Jamaica, an island nation in the Caribbean Sea. The city is located on the southeastern coast of the island. Its harbor is protected from the sea by a long sand spit called the Palisadoes on ...

Google previewPennsylvania Biographical Dictionary (1999)

by Jan Onofrio

Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Plymouth, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, November 8, 1867; attended the public schools and graduated from Wyoming Seminary, Kingston, ...

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The sweat of hard work is not to be displayed. It is much more graceful to appear favored by the gods. (Maxine Hong Kingston)
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Scrabble value of K5I1N1G2S1T1O1N1

The value of this 8-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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