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One of the kingdoms of Anglo-Saxon England, probably covering much the same area as the modern county of Kent in SE England. (See also Garden of England at garden.)

Man of Kent a native or inhabitant of the county of Kent living to the east of the River Medway; distinguished from a Kentish man, a native or inhabitant of Kent living west of the River Medway.

Subjects: British History — Literary Studies (19th Century).

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