follow Dictionary.com

Winning Words of the Scripps Spelling Bee

kil.

1.
kilometer; kilometers.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for kil
Word Origin and History for kil

first element in many Celtic place names, literally "cell (of a hermit), church, burial place," from Gaelic and Irish -cil, from cill, gradational variant of ceall "cell, church, burial place," from Latin cella (see cell).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for kil.

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for kil

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for kil