Origin of kylie
First recorded in 1830–40, kylie is from the Nyungar word karli
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Examples from the Web for kiley
The Kiley has always informed my music—particularly my solo stuff, because I had a rock band.Jenny Lewis on 'The Voyager,' the End of Rilo Kiley, and High School Classmate Angelina Jolie
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Before Kiley was born, they did not realize they were both silent carriers of the gene that causes the condition.‘Designer’ Babies Are Only for the Rich
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All the flats along Kiley's River were knee-deep in green grass.
There were no neighbours except at the township of Kiley's Crossing, which consisted of two public-houses and a store.
He looked beyond all this to the long drab-coloured stretch of road that led to Kiley's, watching for the mailboy's arrival.
By four in the afternoon they reached Kiley's River, running yellow and froth-covered with melting snow.
He went out and found in the yard one of the telegraph operators from Kiley's, on a smoking horse.
- a variant spelling of kylie
- Australian a boomerang that is flat on one side and convex on the other
C19: from a native Australian language
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