Name Report For First Name KEN:

KEN

First name KEN's origins are Other and English. KEN means "strong; physically healthy" (Other) and "royal obligation: abbreviation of names beginning with ken" in English. You can find other first names and English words that rhymes with KEN below. Ryhme list involves the matching sounds according to the first letters, last letters and first&last letters of ken.(Brown names are of the same origin (Other,English) with KEN and Red names are first names with English/Anglo-Saxon origin)

Rhymes with KEN - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming KEN

FIRST NAMES WHICH INCLUDES KEN AS A WHOLE:

kengi kenya makena kenyatta kailoken kent kendall kenrick kenton damaskenos akeno ken'ichi kenji kenjiro kentaro aurkena aurkene kendal kendele kendi kendra kendria kendyl kenisha kennedi kennedy kensleigh kenzy laken mackenna mackenzie makenna makenzie mckenna mckenzee mckenzie mikenna skena adken brecken dreyken falken kenan kenath kendale kendel kendell kendhal kendrew kendric kendrick kendriek kendrik kendrix kendryek kendryk kenly kenn kennan kennelly kenneth kenney kennon kenny kenriek kenrik kenryk kentigem kentrell kenyon kenzie lailoken layken mackendrick skene kenley kendry aiken kentigern kendryc kenric kenway kenelm kennard kenward kennocha

NAMES RHYMING WITH KEN (According to last letters):

Rhyming Names According to Last 2 Letters (en) - Names That Ends with en:

cwen guendolen raven coleen helen hien huyen quyen tien tuyen yen aren essien mekonnen shaheen yameen kadeen arden nascien bingen evnissyen lairgnen nisien yspaddaden hoben christiansen jorgen joren espen adeben akhenaten amen aten moswen braden heikkinen mustanen seppanen valkoinen soren vaden camden fagen girven jurgen bastien evzen hymen owen jurrien kelemen sebestyen kalen joben sen eugen chien dien nguyen nien vien addisen adeen aideen aileen alberteen aleen ambreen anwen ardeen arleen arwen ashleen ashlen ashten augusteen belen berneen brishen bronwen bysen caden carleen carmen carsten cathleen charleen chereen christeen christen colleen coreen correen cristen dareen darleen daveen deneen doreen edeen

NAMES RHYMING WITH KEN (According to first letters):

Rhyming Names According to First 2 Letters (ke) - Names That Begins with ke:

kea keagan keaghan keahi keaira keala kealan kealeboga keallach kealsea kealy kean keana keanan keandre keane keanna keannen keanu keara kearn kearne kearney keary keaton keavy kecia kedalion kedar keddrick kedric kedrick keefe keefer keegan keegsquaw keelan keelee keeley keelia keelin keely keelyn keenan keenat keene keenon keesha keezheekoni kefira kegan kei keiana keianna keifer keiji keiki keiko keilah keilani kein keir keira keiran keirsten keisha keita keitaro keith keiyn kek keket kekiokolanee kekipi kekona kelan kelby kelcey kelcie kelcy keldan kele keleos keli kelilah kelile kellach kellan kellee kelleher kellen keller kellett kelley kellie kellman kellsey kellsie kelly kelly-anne

NAMES BOTH FIRST AND LAST LETTERS RHYMING WITH KEN:

First Names which starts with 'k' and ends with 'n':

kadalynn kadan kaden kadian kadin kadison kadyn kaeden kaelen kaelin kaelyn kaelynn kaemon kagan kagen kaherdin kaidan kaiden kailan kailen kailin kailyn kaison kaitelyn kaitlan kaitleen kaitlin kaitlinn kaitlyn kaitlynn kalan kalin kalman kalyan kalyn kalynn kamden kamdyn kameron kameryn kamlyn kamren kamrin kamron kamryn kanaan kanden kannan kannen kannon karalan karan karayan karen karleen karlen karlin karlyn karmen karon karren karrin karsten karyn kasen katakin katchen katelin katelinn katelyn katelynn katheryn kathleen kathlynn kathryn kathrynn katilyn katlin katlyn katlynn kavan kaven kavian kayden kaydin kayin kayiyn kaylan kayleen kaylen kaylin kaylyn kaylynn kaytlyn kelvan kelven kelvin kelvyn kelwin kelwyn

English Words Rhyming KEN

ENGLISH WORDS WHICH INCLUDES KEN AS A WHOLE:

akenenoun (n.) Same as Achene.

alkekenginoun (n.) An herbaceous plant of the nightshade family (Physalis alkekengi) and its fruit, which is a well flavored berry, the size of a cherry, loosely inclosed in a enlarged leafy calyx; -- also called winter cherry, ground cherry, and strawberry tomato.

awakeningnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Awaken
 noun (n.) The act of awaking, or ceasing to sleep. Specifically: A revival of religion, or more general attention to religious matters than usual.
 adjective (a.) Rousing from sleep, in a natural or a figurative sense; rousing into activity; exciting; as, the awakening city; an awakening discourse; the awakening dawn.

awakenernoun (n.) One who, or that which, awakens.

awakenmentnoun (n.) An awakening.

barkenadjective (a.) Made of bark.

barkentinenoun (n.) A threemasted vessel, having the foremast square-rigged, and the others schooner-rigged. [Spelled also barquentine, barkantine, etc.] See Illust. in Append.

betokeningnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Betoken

birkenadjective (a.) Birchen; as, birken groves.
 verb (v. t.) To whip with a birch or rod.

blackeningnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Blacken

blackenernoun (n.) One who blackens.

brackennoun (n.) A brake or fern.

brokennessnoun (n.) The state or quality of being broken; unevenness.
 noun (n.) Contrition; as, brokenness of heart.

chickennoun (n.) A young bird or fowl, esp. a young barnyard fowl.
 noun (n.) A young person; a child; esp. a young woman; a maiden.

cokenaynoun (n.) A cockney.

darkeningnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Darken
 noun (n.) Twilight; gloaming.

darkenadjective (a.) To make dark or black; to deprive of light; to obscure; as, a darkened room.
 adjective (a.) To render dim; to deprive of vision.
 adjective (a.) To cloud, obscure, or perplex; to render less clear or intelligible.
 adjective (a.) To cast a gloom upon.
 adjective (a.) To make foul; to sully; to tarnish.
 verb (v. i.) To grow or darker.

darkenernoun (n.) One who, or that which, darkens.

dickensnoun (n. / interj.) The devil.

dislikenessnoun (n.) Unlikeness.

drunkenheadnoun (n.) Drunkenness.

drunkennessnoun (n.) The state of being drunken with, or as with, alcoholic liquor; intoxication; inebriety; -- used of the casual state or the habit.
 noun (n.) Disorder of the faculties, resembling intoxication by liquors; inflammation; frenzy; rage.

drunkenshipnoun (n.) Alt. of Drunkship

ekenamenoun (n.) An additional or epithet name; a nickname.

ercedekennoun (n.) An archdeacon.

florikennoun (n.) An Indian bustard (Otis aurita). The Bengal floriken is Sypheotides Bengalensis.

fordrunkenadjective (a.) Utterly drunk; very drunk.

foretokennoun (n.) Prognostic; previous omen.
 verb (v. t.) To foreshow; to presignify; to prognosticate.

foretokeningnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Foretoken

frakennoun (n.) A freckle.

glockenspielnoun (n.) An instrument, originally a series of bells on an iron rod, now a set of flat metal bars, diatonically tuned, giving a bell-like tone when played with a mallet; a carillon.

hameseckennoun (n.) Alt. of Hamesucken

hamesuckennoun (n.) The felonious seeking and invasion of a person in his dwelling house.

hearkeningnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Hearken

hearkenernoun (n.) One who hearkens; a listener.

heartbrokenadjective (a.) Overcome by crushing sorrow; deeply grieved.

heartstrickenadjective (a.) Shocked; dismayed.

kennoun (n.) A house; esp., one which is a resort for thieves.
 noun (n. t.) To know; to understand; to take cognizance of.
 noun (n. t.) To recognize; to descry; to discern.
 noun (n.) Cognizance; view; especially, reach of sight or knowledge.
 verb (v. i.) To look around.

kenningnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Ken
 verb (v. t.) Range of sight.
 verb (v. t.) The limit of vision at sea, being a distance of about twenty miles.

kennelnoun (n.) The water course of a street; a little canal or channel; a gutter; also, a puddle.
 noun (n.) A house for a dog or for dogs, or for a pack of hounds.
 noun (n.) A pack of hounds, or a collection of dogs.
 noun (n.) The hole of a fox or other beast; a haunt.
 verb (v. i.) To lie or lodge; to dwell, as a dog or a fox.
 verb (v. t.) To put or keep in a kennel.

kennellingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Kennel

kenonoun (n.) A gambling game, a variety of the game of lotto, played with balls or knobs, numbered, and cards also numbered.

kenogenesisnoun (n.) Modified evolution, in which nonprimitive characters make their appearance in consequence of a secondary adaptation of the embryo to the peculiar conditions of its environment; -- distinguished from palingenesis.

kenogeneticadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to kenogenesis; as, kenogenetic processes.

kenspeckleadjective (a.) Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.

kentlenoun (n.) A hundred weight; a quintal.

kentledgenoun (n.) Pigs of iron used for ballast.

kentuckynoun (n.) One of the United States.

krakennoun (n.) A fabulous Scandinavian sea monster, often represented as resembling an island, but sometimes as resembling an immense octopus.

ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH KEN (According to last letters):


Rhyming Words According to Last 2 Letters (en) - English Words That Ends with en:


abdomennoun (n.) The belly, or that part of the body between the thorax and the pelvis. Also, the cavity of the belly, which is lined by the peritoneum, and contains the stomach, bowels, and other viscera. In man, often restricted to the part between the diaphragm and the commencement of the pelvis, the remainder being called the pelvic cavity.
 noun (n.) The posterior section of the body, behind the thorax, in insects, crustaceans, and other Arthropoda.

acrogennoun (n.) A plant of the highest class of cryptogams, including the ferns, etc. See Cryptogamia.

acumennoun (n.) Quickness of perception or discernment; penetration of mind; the faculty of nice discrimination.

aethogennoun (n.) A compound of nitrogen and boro/, which, when heated before the blowpipe, gives a brilliant phosphorescent; boric nitride.

agnomennoun (n.) An additional or fourth name given by the Romans, on account of some remarkable exploit or event; as, Publius Caius Scipio Africanus.
 noun (n.) An additional name, or an epithet appended to a name; as, Aristides the Just.

albumennoun (n.) The white of an egg.
 noun (n.) Nourishing matter stored up within the integuments of the seed in many plants, but not incorporated in the embryo. It is the floury part in corn, wheat, and like grains, the oily part in poppy seeds, the fleshy part in the cocoanut, etc.
 noun (n.) Same as Albumin.

aliennoun (n.) A foreigner; one owing allegiance, or belonging, to another country; a foreign-born resident of a country in which he does not possess the privileges of a citizen. Hence, a stranger. See Alienage.
 noun (n.) One excluded from certain privileges; one alienated or estranged; as, aliens from God's mercies.
 adjective (a.) Not belonging to the same country, land, or government, or to the citizens or subjects thereof; foreign; as, alien subjects, enemies, property, shores.
 adjective (a.) Wholly different in nature; foreign; adverse; inconsistent (with); incongruous; -- followed by from or sometimes by to; as, principles alien from our religion.
 verb (v. t.) To alienate; to estrange; to transfer, as property or ownership.

alkargennoun (n.) Same as Cacodylic acid.

alpenadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the Alps.

alumennoun (n.) Alum.

alunogennoun (n.) A white fibrous mineral frequently found on the walls of mines and quarries, chiefly hydrous sulphate of alumina; -- also called feather alum, and hair salt.

amennoun (interj., adv., & n.) An expression used at the end of prayers, and meaning, So be it. At the end of a creed, it is a solemn asseveration of belief. When it introduces a declaration, it is equivalent to truly, verily.
 verb (v. t.) To say Amen to; to sanction fully.

amidogennoun (n.) A compound radical, NH2, not yet obtained in a separate state, which may be regarded as ammonia from the molecule of which one of its hydrogen atoms has been removed; -- called also the amido group, and in composition represented by the form amido.

amphigennoun (n.) An element that in combination produces amphid salt; -- applied by Berzelius to oxygen, sulphur, selenium, and tellurium.

armozeennoun (n.) Alt. of Armozine

arpennoun (n.) Formerly, a measure of land in France, varying in different parts of the country. The arpent of Paris was 4,088 sq. yards, or nearly five sixths of an English acre. The woodland arpent was about 1 acre, 1 rood, 1 perch, English.

arthenadjective (a.) Same as

ashennoun (n.) obs. pl. for Ashes.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the ash tree.
 adjective (a.) Consisting of, or resembling, ashes; of a color between brown and gray, or white and gray.

aspennoun (n.) Alt. of Asp
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the aspen, or resembling it; made of aspen wood.

astyllennoun (n.) A small dam to prevent free passage of water in an adit or level.

attagennoun (n.) A species of sand grouse (Syrrghaptes Pallasii) found in Asia and rarely in southern Europe.

ayegreennoun (n.) The houseleek (Sempervivum tectorum).

amylogennoun (n.) That part of the starch granule or granulose which is soluble in water.

analgennoun (n.) Alt. of Analgene

baleennoun (n.) Plates or blades of "whalebone," from two to twelve feet long, and sometimes a foot wide, which in certain whales (Balaenoidea) are attached side by side along the upper jaw, and form a fringelike sieve by which the food is retained in the mouth.

barrennoun (n.) A tract of barren land.
 noun (n.) Elevated lands or plains on which grow small trees, but not timber; as, pine barrens; oak barrens. They are not necessarily sterile, and are often fertile.
 adjective (a.) Incapable of producing offspring; producing no young; sterile; -- said of women and female animals.
 adjective (a.) Not producing vegetation, or useful vegetation; /rile.
 adjective (a.) Unproductive; fruitless; unprofitable; empty.
 adjective (a.) Mentally dull; stupid.

beatenadjective (a.) Made smooth by beating or treading; worn by use.
 adjective (a.) Vanquished; conquered; baffled.
 adjective (a.) Exhausted; tired out.
 adjective (a.) Become common or trite; as, a beaten phrase.
 adjective (a.) Tried; practiced.
  () of Beat

beaverteennoun (n.) A kind of fustian made of coarse twilled cotton, shorn after dyeing.

bedennoun (n.) The Abyssinian or Arabian ibex (Capra Nubiana). It is probably the wild goat of the Bible.

beechenadjective (a.) Consisting, or made, of the wood or bark of the beech; belonging to the beech.

behennoun (n.) Alt. of Behn

beholdenadjective (p. a.) Obliged; bound in gratitude; indebted.
  (p. p.) of Behold

bennoun (n.) A hoglike mammal of New Guinea (Porcula papuensis).
 adverb (adv. & prep.) Within; in; in or into the interior; toward the inner apartment.
 adverb (adv.) The inner or principal room in a hut or house of two rooms; -- opposed to but, the outer apartment.
  () Alt. of Ben nut
  () An old form of the pl. indic. pr. of Be.

beseenadjective (a.) Seen; appearing.
 adjective (a.) Decked or adorned; clad.
 adjective (a.) Accomplished; versed.

betweennoun (n.) Intermediate time or space; interval.
 prep (prep.) In the space which separates; betwixt; as, New York is between Boston and Philadelphia.
 prep (prep.) Used in expressing motion from one body or place to another; from one to another of two.
 prep (prep.) Belonging in common to two; shared by both.
 prep (prep.) Belonging to, or participated in by, two, and involving reciprocal action or affecting their mutual relation; as, opposition between science and religion.
 prep (prep.) With relation to two, as involved in an act or attribute of which another is the agent or subject; as, to judge between or to choose between courses; to distinguish between you and me; to mediate between nations.
 prep (prep.) In intermediate relation to, in respect to time, quantity, or degree; as, between nine and ten o'clock.

biogennoun (n.) Bioplasm.

birchenadjective (a.) Of or relating to birch.

bittenadjective (a.) Terminating abruptly, as if bitten off; premorse.
  (p. p.) of Bite
  () p. p. of Bite.

bitumennoun (n.) Mineral pitch; a black, tarry substance, burning with a bright flame; Jew's pitch. It occurs as an abundant natural product in many places, as on the shores of the Dead and Caspian Seas. It is used in cements, in the construction of pavements, etc. See Asphalt.
 noun (n.) By extension, any one of the natural hydrocarbons, including the hard, solid, brittle varieties called asphalt, the semisolid maltha and mineral tars, the oily petroleums, and even the light, volatile naphthas.

blowennoun (n.) Alt. of Blowess

bollenadjective (a.) See Boln, a.
 adjective (a.) Swollen; puffed out.

bonchretiennoun (n.) A name given to several kinds of pears. See Bartlett.

botryogennoun (n.) A hydrous sulphate of iron of a deep red color. It often occurs in botryoidal form.

boughtenadjective (a.) Purchased; not obtained or produced at home.

boundenadjective (p. p & a.) Bound; fastened by bonds.
 adjective (p. p & a.) Under obligation; bound by some favor rendered; obliged; beholden.
 adjective (p. p & a.) Made obligatory; imposed as a duty; binding.
  () of Bind

boxenadjective (a.) Made of boxwood; pertaining to, or resembling, the box (Buxus).

brasenadjective (a.) Same as Brazen.

brazenadjective (a.) Pertaining to, made of, or resembling, brass.
 adjective (a.) Sounding harsh and loud, like resounding brass.
 adjective (a.) Impudent; immodest; shameless; having a front like brass; as, a brazen countenance.
 verb (v. t.) To carry through impudently or shamelessly; as, to brazen the matter through.

breadenadjective (a.) Made of bread.

brennoun (n.) Bran.
 verb (v. t. & i.) Alt. of Brenne

ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH KEN (According to first letters):


Rhyming Words According to First 2 Letters (ke) - Words That Begins with ke:


keckingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Keck

kecknoun (n.) An effort to vomit; queasiness.
 verb (v. i.) To heave or to retch, as in an effort to vomit.

kecklenoun (v. i. & n.) See Keck, v. i. & n.
 verb (v. t.) To wind old rope around, as a cable, to preserve its surface from being fretted, or to wind iron chains around, to defend from the friction of a rocky bottom, or from the ice.

kecklingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Keckle
 noun (n.) Old rope or iron chains wound around a cable. See Keckle, v. t.

kecklishadjective (a.) Inclined to vomit; squeamish.

kecksynoun (n.) The hollow stalk of an umbelliferous plant, such as the cow parsnip or the hemlock.

keckyadjective (a.) Resembling a kecksy.

kedgingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Kedge

kedgenoun (n.) To move (a vessel) by carrying out a kedge in a boat, dropping it overboard, and hauling the vessel up to it.
 verb (v. t.) A small anchor used whenever a large one can be dispensed witch. See Kedge, v. t., and Anchor, n.

kedgernoun (n.) A small anchor; a kedge.

kedlooknoun (n.) See Charlock.

keenoun (n. pl.) See Kie, Ky, and Kine.

keechnoun (n.) A mass or lump of fat rolled up by the butcher.

keelnoun (n.) A brewer's cooling vat; a keelfat.
 noun (n.) A longitudinal timber, or series of timbers scarfed together, extending from stem to stern along the bottom of a vessel. It is the principal timber of the vessel, and, by means of the ribs attached on each side, supports the vessel's frame. In an iron vessel, a combination of plates supplies the place of the keel of a wooden ship. See Illust. of Keelson.
 noun (n.) Fig.: The whole ship.
 noun (n.) A barge or lighter, used on the Type for carrying coal from Newcastle; also, a barge load of coal, twenty-one tons, four cwt.
 noun (n.) The two lowest petals of the corolla of a papilionaceous flower, united and inclosing the stamens and pistil; a carina. See Carina.
 noun (n.) A projecting ridge along the middle of a flat or curved surface.
 noun (n.) In a dirigible, a construction similar in form and use to a ship's keel; in an aeroplane, a fin or fixed surface employed to increase stability and to hold the machine to its course.
 verb (v. t. & i.) To cool; to skim or stir.
 verb (v. i.) To traverse with a keel; to navigate.
 verb (v. i.) To turn up the keel; to show the bottom.

keelingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Keel
 noun (n.) A cod.

keelagenoun (n.) The right of demanding a duty or toll for a ship entering a port; also, the duty or toll.

keeledadjective (a.) Keel-shaped; having a longitudinal prominence on the back; as, a keeled leaf.
 adjective (a.) Having a median ridge; carinate; as, a keeled scale.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Keel

keelernoun (n.) One employed in managing a Newcastle keel; -- called also keelman.
 noun (n.) A small or shallow tub; esp., one used for holding materials for calking ships, or one used for washing dishes, etc.

keelfatnoun (n.) A cooler; a vat for cooling wort, etc.

keelhaulingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Keelhaul

keelivinenoun (n.) A pencil of black or red lead; -- called also keelyvine pen.

keelmannoun (n.) See Keeler, 1.

keelsnoun (n. pl.) Ninepins. See Kayles.

keelsonnoun (n.) A piece of timber in a ship laid on the middle of the floor timbers over the keel, and binding the floor timbers to the keel; in iron vessels, a structure of plates, situated like the keelson of a timber ship.

keelvatnoun (n.) See Keelfat.

keennoun (n.) A prolonged wail for a deceased person. Cf. Coranach.
 superlative (superl.) Sharp; having a fine edge or point; as, a keen razor, or a razor with a keen edge.
 superlative (superl.) Acute of mind; sharp; penetrating; having or expressing mental acuteness; as, a man of keen understanding; a keen look; keen features.
 superlative (superl.) Bitter; piercing; acrimonious; cutting; stinging; severe; as, keen satire or sarcasm.
 superlative (superl.) Piercing; penetrating; cutting; sharp; -- applied to cold, wind, etc, ; as, a keen wind; the cold is very keen.
 superlative (superl.) Eager; vehement; fierce; as, a keen appetite.
 verb (v. t.) To sharpen; to make cold.
 verb (v. i.) To wail as a keener does.

keenernoun (n.) A professional mourner who wails at a funeral.

keennessnoun (n.) The quality or state of being keen.

keepingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Keep
 noun (n.) A holding; restraint; custody; guard; charge; care; preservation.
 noun (n.) Maintenance; support; provision; feed; as, the cattle have good keeping.
 noun (n.) Conformity; congruity; harmony; consistency; as, these subjects are in keeping with each other.
 noun (n.) Harmony or correspondence between the different parts of a work of art; as, the foreground of this painting is not in keeping.

keepnoun (n.) The act or office of keeping; custody; guard; care; heed; charge.
 noun (n.) The state of being kept; hence, the resulting condition; case; as, to be in good keep.
 noun (n.) The means or provisions by which one is kept; maintenance; support; as, the keep of a horse.
 noun (n.) That which keeps or protects; a stronghold; a fortress; a castle; specifically, the strongest and securest part of a castle, often used as a place of residence by the lord of the castle, especially during a siege; the donjon. See Illust. of Castle.
 noun (n.) That which is kept in charge; a charge.
 noun (n.) A cap for retaining anything, as a journal box, in place.
 verb (v. t.) To care; to desire.
 verb (v. t.) To hold; to restrain from departure or removal; not to let go of; to retain in one's power or possession; not to lose; to retain; to detain.
 verb (v. t.) To cause to remain in a given situation or condition; to maintain unchanged; to hold or preserve in any state or tenor.
 verb (v. t.) To have in custody; to have in some place for preservation; to take charge of.
 verb (v. t.) To preserve from danger, harm, or loss; to guard.
 verb (v. t.) To preserve from discovery or publicity; not to communicate, reveal, or betray, as a secret.
 verb (v. t.) To attend upon; to have the care of; to tend.
 verb (v. t.) To record transactions, accounts, or events in; as, to keep books, a journal, etc. ; also, to enter (as accounts, records, etc. ) in a book.
 verb (v. t.) To maintain, as an establishment, institution, or the like; to conduct; to manage; as, to keep store.
 verb (v. t.) To supply with necessaries of life; to entertain; as, to keep boarders.
 verb (v. t.) To have in one's service; to have and maintain, as an assistant, a servant, a mistress, a horse, etc.
 verb (v. t.) To have habitually in stock for sale.
 verb (v. t.) To continue in, as a course or mode of action; not to intermit or fall from; to hold to; to maintain; as, to keep silence; to keep one's word; to keep possession.
 verb (v. t.) To observe; to adhere to; to fulfill; not to swerve from or violate; to practice or perform, as duty; not to neglect; to be faithful to.
 verb (v. t.) To confine one's self to; not to quit; to remain in; as, to keep one's house, room, bed, etc. ; hence, to haunt; to frequent.
 verb (v. t.) To observe duty, as a festival, etc. ; to celebrate; to solemnize; as, to keep a feast.
 verb (v. i.) To remain in any position or state; to continue; to abide; to stay; as, to keep at a distance; to keep aloft; to keep near; to keep in the house; to keep before or behind; to keep in favor; to keep out of company, or out reach.
 verb (v. i.) To last; to endure; to remain unimpaired.
 verb (v. i.) To reside for a time; to lodge; to dwell.
 verb (v. i.) To take care; to be solicitous; to watch.
 verb (v. i.) To be in session; as, school keeps to-day.

keepernoun (n.) One who, or that which, keeps; one who, or that which, holds or has possession of anything.
 noun (n.) One who retains in custody; one who has the care of a prison and the charge of prisoners.
 noun (n.) One who has the care, custody, or superintendence of anything; as, the keeper of a park, a pound, of sheep, of a gate, etc. ; the keeper of attached property; hence, one who saves from harm; a defender; a preserver.
 noun (n.) One who remains or keeps in a place or position.
 noun (n.) A ring, strap, clamp, or any device for holding an object in place; as: (a) The box on a door jamb into which the bolt of a lock protrudes, when shot. (b) A ring serving to keep another ring on the finger. (c) A loop near the buckle of a strap to receive the end of the strap.
 noun (n.) A fruit that keeps well; as, the Roxbury Russet is a good keeper.

keepershipnoun (n.) The office or position of a keeper.

keepsakenoun (n.) Anything kept, or given to be kept, for the sake of the giver; a token of friendship.

keeshnoun (n.) See Kish.

keevenoun (n.) A vat or tub in which the mash is made; a mash tub.
 noun (n.) A bleaching vat; a kier.
 noun (n.) A large vat used in dressing ores.
 verb (v. t.) To set in a keeve, or tub, for fermentation.
 verb (v. t.) To heave; to tilt, as a cart.

keevingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Keeve

keevernoun (n.) See Keeve, n.

kegnoun (n.) A small cask or barrel.

keirnoun (n.) See Kier.

keitloanoun (n.) A black, two-horned, African rhinoceros (Atelodus keitloa). It has the posterior horn about as long as the anterior one, or even longer.

keldadjective (a.) Having a kell or covering; webbed.

kellnoun (n.) A kiln.
 noun (n.) A sort of pottage; kale. See Kale, 2.
 noun (n.) The caul; that which covers or envelops as a caul; a net; a fold; a film.
 noun (n.) The cocoon or chrysalis of an insect.

keloidnoun (n.) A keloid tumor.
 noun (n.) A keloid tumor.
 adjective (a.) Applied to a variety of tumor forming hard, flat, irregular excrescences upon the skin.
 adjective (a.) Applied to a variety of tumor forming hard, flat, irregular excrescences upon the skin.

kelotomynoun (n.) See Celotomy.

kelpnoun (n.) The calcined ashes of seaweed, -- formerly much used in the manufacture of glass, now used in the manufacture of iodine.
 noun (n.) Any large blackish seaweed.

kelpfishnoun (n.) A small California food fish (Heterostichus rostratus), living among kelp. The name is also applied to species of the genus Platyglossus.

kelpienoun (n.) Alt. of Kelpy

kelpynoun (n.) An imaginary spirit of the waters, horselike in form, vulgarly believed to warn, by preternatural noises and lights, those who are to be drowned.

kelpwarenoun (n.) Same as Kelp, 2.

kelsonnoun (n.) See Keelson.

ENGLISH WORDS BOTH FIRST AND LAST LETTERS RHYMING WITH KEN:

English Words which starts with 'k' and ends with 'n':

kaguannoun (n.) The colugo.

kainnoun (n.) Poultry, etc., required by the lease to be paid in kind by a tenant to his landlord.

kalannoun (n.) The sea otter.

kamptuliconnoun (n.) A kind of elastic floor cloth, made of India rubber, gutta-percha, linseed oil, and powdered cork.

kamsinnoun (n.) Alt. of Khamsin

khamsinnoun (n.) A hot southwesterly wind in Egypt, coming from the Sahara.
 noun (n.) Same as Kamsin.

kannoun (n.) See Khan.
 verb (v. t.) To know; to ken.

kantiannoun (n.) A follower of Kant; a Kantist.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to Immanuel Kant, the German philosopher; conformed or relating to any or all of the philosophical doctrines of Immanuel Kant.

kaolinnoun (n.) Alt. of Kaoline

kaolinizationnoun (n.) The process by which feldspar is changed into kaolin.

karmathiannoun (n.) One of a Mohammedan sect founded in the ninth century by Karmat.

karnnoun (n.) A pile of rocks; sometimes, the solid rock. See Cairn.

karyomitonnoun (n.) The reticular network of fine fibers, of which the nucleus of a cell is in part composed; -- in opposition to kytomiton, or the network in the body of the cell.

kawnnoun (n.) An inn.

kemelinnoun (n.) A tub; a brewer's vessel.

kephalinnoun (n.) One of a group of nitrogenous phosphorized principles, supposed by Thudichum to exist in brain tissue.

kerasinnoun (n.) A nitrogenous substance free from phosphorus, supposed to be present in the brain; a body closely related to cerebrin.

keratinnoun (n.) A nitrogenous substance, or mixture of substances, containing sulphur in a loose state of combination, and forming the chemical basis of epidermal tissues, such as horn, hair, feathers, and the like. It is an insoluble substance, and, unlike elastin, is not dissolved even by gastric or pancreatic juice. By decomposition with sulphuric acid it yields leucin and tyrosin, as does albumin. Called also epidermose.

kernnoun (n.) A light-armed foot soldier of the ancient militia of Ireland and Scotland; -- distinguished from gallowglass, and often used as a term of contempt.
 noun (n.) Any kind of boor or low-lived person.
 noun (n.) An idler; a vagabond.
 noun (n.) A part of the face of a type which projects beyond the body, or shank.
 noun (n.) A churn.
 noun (n.) A hand mill. See Quern.
 noun (n.) Kernel; corn; grain.
 noun (n.) The last handful or sheaf reaped at the harvest.
 noun (n.) The harvest-home.
 verb (v. t.) To form with a kern. See 2d Kern.
 verb (v. i.) To harden, as corn in ripening.
 verb (v. i.) To take the form of kernels; to granulate.

kevinnoun (n.) The gazelle.

khannoun (n.) A king; a prince; a chief; a governor; -- so called among the Tartars, Turks, and Persians, and in countries now or formerly governed by them.
 noun (n.) An Eastern inn or caravansary.

kholsunnoun (n.) The dhole.

kilderkinnoun (n.) A small barrel; an old liquid measure containing eighteen English beer gallons, or nearly twenty-two gallons, United States measure.

kilnnoun (n.) A large stove or oven; a furnace of brick or stone, or a heated chamber, for the purpose of hardening, burning, or drying anything; as, a kiln for baking or hardening earthen vessels; a kiln for drying grain, meal, lumber, etc.; a kiln for calcining limestone.
 noun (n.) A furnace for burning bricks; a brickkiln.

kimmerianadjective (a.) See Cimmerian.

kinnoun (n.) A primitive Chinese instrument of the cittern kind, with from five to twenty-five silken strings.
 noun (n.) Relationship, consanguinity, or affinity; connection by birth or marriage; kindred; near connection or alliance, as of those having common descent.
 noun (n.) Relatives; persons of the same family or race.
 adjective (a.) Of the same nature or kind; kinder.
  () A diminutive suffix; as, manikin; lambkin.
  () Alt. of Kine

kindergartennoun (n.) A school for young children, conducted on the theory that education should be begun by gratifying and cultivating the normal aptitude for exercise, play, observation, imitation, and construction; -- a name given by Friedrich Froebel, a German educator, who introduced this method of training, in rooms opening on a garden.

kingstonnoun (n.) Alt. of Kingstone

kinsmannoun (n.) A man of the same race or family; one related by blood.

kinswomannoun (n.) A female relative.

kipskinnoun (n.) Leather prepared from the skin of young or small cattle, intermediate in grade between calfskin and cowhide.

kirkmannoun (n.) A clergyman or officer in a kirk.
 noun (n.) A member of the Church of Scotland, as distinguished from a member of another communion.

kistvaennoun (n.) A Celtic monument, commonly known as a dolmen.

kitchennoun (n.) A cookroom; the room of a house appropriated to cookery.
 noun (n.) A utensil for roasting meat; as, a tin kitchen.
 verb (v. t.) To furnish food to; to entertain with the fare of the kitchen.

kittennoun (n.) A young cat.
 verb (v. t. & i.) To bring forth young, as a cat; to bring forth, as kittens.

kneepannoun (n.) A roundish, flattened, sesamoid bone in the tendon in front of the knee joint; the patella; the kneecap.

knockdownnoun (n.) A felling by a knock, as of a combatant, or of an animal.
 noun (n.) That which knocks one down; something that overpowers or overwhelms, as strong liquor; specif., a kind of ale or beer that is very strong.
 noun (n.) A knocking down; a felling by a knock; a blow that overwhelms; also, a fist fight.
 noun (n.) Something that knocks down, or takes apart, for packing or removal, as a piece of furniture; also, state of being knocked down, or taken apart.
 adjective (a.) Of force sufficient to fell or completely overthrow; as, a knockdown blow; a knockdown argument.
 adjective (a.) Of such force as to fell or overthrow; overwhelming; as, a knockdown blow.
 adjective (a.) Designating a rivet end to be formed into a head by upsetting in fastening.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the act of knocking down at an auction; specif., designating the price below which an article will not be disposed by the auctioneer.
 adjective (a.) Made or constructed so as to be capable of being knocked down or taken apart, as for transportation.

knoppernnoun (n.) A kind of gall produced by a gallfly on the cup of an acorn, -- used in tanning and dyeing.

kokoonnoun (n.) The gnu.

kolariannoun (n.) An individual of one of the races of aboriginal inhabitants which survive in Hindostan.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the Kolarians.

kooriliannoun (a & n.) Same as Kurilian.

korannoun (n.) The Scriptures of the Mohammedans, containing the professed revelations to Mohammed; -- called also Alcoran.

korinnoun (n.) The gazelle.

koulannoun (n.) A wild horse (Equus, / Asinus, onager) inhabiting the plants of Central Asia; -- called also gour, khur, and onager.

kreatinnoun (n.) See Creatin.

kreatininnoun (n.) See Creatinin.

kremlinnoun (n.) The citadel of a town or city; especially, the citadel of Moscow, a large inclosure which contains imperial palaces, cathedrals, churches, an arsenal, etc.

kroomannoun (n.) One of a negro tribe of Liberia and the adjacent coast, whose members are much employed on shipboard.

krummhornnoun (n.) Alt. of Krumhorn

krumhornnoun (n.) A reed instrument of music of the cornet kind, now obsolete (see Cornet, 1, a.).
 adjective (a.) A reed stop in the organ; -- sometimes called cremona.

kulannoun (n.) See Koulan.

kuriliannoun (n.) A native or an inhabitant of the Kurile Islands.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the Kurile Islands, a chain of islands in the Pacific ocean, extending from the southern extremity of Kamschatka to Yesso.

kytomitonnoun (n.) See Karyomiton.

koluschanadjective (a.) Alt. of Kolushan

kolushanadjective (a.) Designating, or pert. to, a linguistic stock of North American Indians comprising the Tlinkit tribes of the Alexander Archipelago of southeastern Alaska and adjacent coast lands. Their language bears some affinity to Mexican tongues.

kryptonnoun (n.) An inert gaseous element of the argon group, occurring in air to the extent of about one volume in a million. It was discovered by Ramsay and Travers in 1898. Liquefying point, -- 152 C.; symbol, Kr; atomic weight, 83.0.