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kyle

[kahyl] /kaɪl/
noun, Scot.
1.
a narrow channel of water between two islands or between an island and the mainland; a strait or sound.
Origin
1540-1550
1540-50; < Scots Gaelic caoil (genitive of caol) strait, sound (noun use of caol narrow)

Kyle

[kahyl] /kaɪl/
noun
1.
a male or female given name.
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British Dictionary definitions for kyle

kyle

/kaɪl/
noun
1.
(Scot) (esp in place names) a narrow strait or channel: Kyle of Lochalsh
Word Origin
C16: from Gaelic caol, from caol narrow
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