Definitions for kerryˈkɛr i

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  1. Kerry(ProperNoun)

    A county in the Republic of Ireland.

  2. Kerry(ProperNoun)

    derived from the place name, or from the given name Kendrick.

  3. Kerry(ProperNoun)

    transferred from the surname or the place name.

  4. Kerry(ProperNoun)

    , originally of Australian usage, also spelled Keri, Kerri and Kerrie.


  1. Kerry

    A former UK Parliament constituency in Ireland, returning two Members of Parliament. In 1885, it was split into four constituencies. From the time of Irish independence, the area was no longer represented in the UK Parliament, as it was no longer part of the United Kingdom.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Kerry

    maritime county in the SW. of Ireland, between the Shannon and Kenmare Rivers, with Limerick and Cork on the E.; has a rugged, indented coast, Dingle Bay running far inland; is mountainous, having Mount Brandon, the Macgillicuddy, and Dunkerron ranges, and contains the picturesque Lakes of Killarney; there is little industry or agriculture, but dairy-farming, slate-quarrying, and fishing are prosecuted; iron, copper, and lead abound, but are not wrought; the population is Roman Catholic; county town, Tralee (9).

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