unkenned

[ uhn-kend; Scots uhn-kent ]
/ ʌnˈkɛnd; Scots ʌnˈkɛnt /

adjective Chiefly Scot.

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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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Example sentences from the Web for unkenned

  • 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)

/ (ʌnˈkɛnd) /

adjective

Scot and Northern English dialect unknown

Word Origin for unkenned

C14: from un- 1 + ken
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