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unkenned

[uhn-kend; Scot. uhn-kent]
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adjective Chiefly Scot.
  1. unknown.
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Origin of unkenned

Middle English word dating back to 1250–1300; see origin at un-1, ken, -ed2
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Historical Examples

  • What call had ye to put your neck in danger for an unkenned man's sake?

    The Firebrand

    S. R. Crockett


British Dictionary definitions for unkenned

unkenned

unkent (ʌnˈkɛnt)

adjective
  1. Scot and Northern English dialect unknown
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Word Origin

C14: from un- 1 + ken
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