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Kay

[key] /keɪ/
noun
1.
Sir Arthurian Romance. the rude, boastful foster brother and seneschal of Arthur.
2.
Ulysses Simpson [simp-suh n] /ˈsɪmp sən/ (Show IPA), 1917–1995, U.S. composer.
3.
a female or male given name: from a Greek word meaning “rejoice.”.
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British Dictionary definitions for kays

Kay

/keɪ/
noun
1.
Sir Kay, (in Arthurian legend) the braggart foster brother and steward of King Arthur
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Word Origin and History for kays

Kay

fem. proper name, often a shortening of Katherine. As a given name for girls, from 1890s in the U.S.; in the top 100 for girls born there 1936-1945.

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