See also: Kenýa, Kénya, Kênya, and kenyà

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably from Kikuyu kere nyaga (white mountain), referring to Mount Kenya.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɛnjə/, (dated) /ˈkiːnjə/
  • (Kenya) IPA(key): [ˈkɛɲa]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Ken‧ya, Hyphenation: Ke‧nya

Proper nounEdit

Kenya

  1. Country in Eastern Africa. Official name: Republic of Kenya.

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Kenya m or f

  1. Kenya

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DinkaEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Proper nounEdit

Kenya

  1. Kenya

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

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Kenya m

  1. Kenya

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Proper nounEdit

Kenya

  1. Kenya

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

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Kenya

  1. Kenya

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PortugueseEdit

Proper nounEdit

Kenya m

  1. Alternative spelling of Quénia

SwahiliEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Proper nounEdit

Kenya

  1. Kenya

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SwedishEdit

 
Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sv

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Proper nounEdit

Kenya n

  1. Kenya

TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish Kenia (Kenya) or English Kenya.

Proper nounEdit

Kenya

  1. Kenya