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Gender: M Meaning of Kent: "edge" Origin of Kent: English surname and place-name

Kent is a no-nonsense, brief, brisk one-syllable name, almost as curt as Kurt.

Famous People Named Kent

Dr. Kent Brantly, Humanitarian
Kent Boyd, American dancer
Kent Alan Hrbek, American baseball player
Kenneth Lamont "Kent" Bazemore, Jr., American basketball player
(James) Kent Hull, American NFL football player
Jason Kent Bateman, American actor

Pop Culture References for the name Kent

Kent Brockman (born Kenny Brockelstein), news anchor on TV's "The Simpsons"
Clark Kent aka Superman, DC Comics superhero
Kent, Swedish rock band
Kent, England
Kent "Parse" Parson, character in webcomic "Check, Please!"

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