[kes-ee-uh] /ˈkɛs i ə/
a female given name: from an African word meaning “favorite.”.
(Gen. 33:19, R.V., marg., a Hebrew word, rendered, A.V., pl. “pieces of money,” marg., “lambs;” Josh. 24:32, “pieces of silver;” Job 42:11, “piece of money”). The kesitah was probably a piece of money of a particular weight, cast in the form of a lamb. The monuments of Egypt show that such weights were used. (See […]
/ˈkɛstɪvən; kɛˈstiːvən/ noun 1. Parts of Kesteven, an area in E England constituting a former administrative division of Lincolnshire
[kes-truh l] /ˈkɛs trəl/ noun 1. a common small falcon, Falco tinnunculus, of northern parts of the Eastern Hemisphere, notable for hovering in the air with its head to the wind. 2. any of several related small falcons, as the American kestrel, F. sparverius. /ˈkɛstrəl/ noun 1. any of several small falcons, esp the European […]
/ˈkɛzɪk/ noun 1. a market town in NW England, in Cumbria in the Lake District: tourist centre. Pop: 4984 (2001)