1. a county in W Munster province, in the SW Republic of Ireland. 1815 sq. mi. (4700 sq. km). County seat: Tralee.
  2. a male given name, form of Kerr. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Historical Examples of kerrys

  • The Irish "Kerrys" are small but stout, and yield hides suitable for light sole leather.

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British Dictionary definitions for kerrys


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  1. a county of SW Republic of Ireland, in W Munster province: mostly mountainous (including the highest peaks in Ireland), with a deeply indented coast and many offshore islands. County town: Tralee. Pop: 132 527 (2002). Area: 4701 sq km (1815 sq miles)
  2. a small black breed of dairy cattle, originally from Kerry
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