Examples from the Web for kentucky
Unlike former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky, Huckabee is not immediately forming an exploratory committee.
We are not told that Cooper had been able to vote without hindrance when she lived in Kentucky, Pennsylvania, and Ohio.Dr. King Goes to Hollywood: The Flawed History of ‘Selma’|Gary May|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The Kentucky senator seems to be making the ‘Seinfeld’ holiday a tradition on Twitter.
The Kentucky Republican also mentioned several potential GOP rivals in 2016.
The biggest blowback will be against the ‘reforming’ Kentucky senator, because Republicans back cops, period.
He studied law and was admitted to the bar in Paris, Kentucky.Fifty Years In The Northwest|William Henry Carman Folsom
Kentucky has failed to produce and maintain a respectable literary magazine for any considerable length of time.Kentucky in American Letters, v. 1 of 2|John Wilson Townsend
Kentucky attempted to remain neutral at the outbreak of the war.Kentucky's Famous Feuds and Tragedies|Chas. G Mutzenberg
Not an acre of all the land which lay south of them, Kentucky, but was drenched by blood they spilt.Historic Highways of America (Vol. 3)|Archer Butler Hulbert
Kentucky is, without the least exaggeration, one of the finest districts on the face of the earth.The Americans as They Are|Charles Sealsfield
British Dictionary definitions for kentucky
Word Origin and History for kentucky
U.S. state, earlier a county of Virginia, organized 1776; the name is of Iroquois or Shawnee origin, perhaps a Wyandot (Iroquoian) word meaning "meadow" (cf. Seneca geda'geh "at the field"); the river name seems to have been the original use in English; the native use perhaps was first in reference to a village in Clark County known in Shawnee as Eskippakithiki. Related: Kentuckian.
Culture definitions for kentucky
State in the east-central United States bordered by Illinois, Indiana, and Ohio to the north; West Virginia and Virginia to the east; Tennessee to the south; and Missouri to the west. Its capital is Frankfort. Louisville is its largest city.