kiley

[ kahy-lee ]
/ ˈkaɪ li /
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noun, plural ki·leys. Australian.


Nearby words

  1. kil,
  2. kil.,
  3. kilauea,
  4. kildare,
  5. kilderkin,
  6. kilgore,
  7. kilij,
  8. kilim,
  9. kilimanjaro,
  10. kilkenny

kylie

or ki·ley

[ kahy-lee ]
/ ˈkaɪ li /

noun, plural ky·lies. Australian.

Origin of kylie

First recorded in 1830–40, kylie is from the Nyungar word karli

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British Dictionary definitions for kiley

kiley

/ (ˈkaɪlɪ) /

noun

a variant spelling of kylie

kylie

kiley

/ (ˈkaɪlɪ) /

noun

Australian a boomerang that is flat on one side and convex on the other

Word Origin for kylie

C19: from a native Australian language

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