Kemp Kemp (k[e^]mp), Kempty Kemp"ty, n. Coarse, rough hair in wool or fur, injuring its quality. [1913 Webster]

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  • Kemp — heißen die Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Kemp (Georgia) Kemp (Oklahoma) Kemp (Henderson County, Texas) Kemp (Kaufman County, Texas) Kemp Township (Bryan County, Oklahoma) Kemp ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Albert Edward Kemp… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Kemp — or Kempe may refer to: People * Alfred Bray Kempe, English mathematician * Carl Kempe, Swedish paper producer * Charles Eamer Kempe, Victorian stained glass designer * David Kemp (Australian politician), House of Representitives (see also his… …   Wikipedia

  • Kemp — Kemp, OK U.S. town in Oklahoma Population (2000): 144 Housing Units (2000): 77 Land area (2000): 0.182599 sq. miles (0.472930 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.182599 sq. miles (0.472930 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Kemp — Nom surtout porté en Moselle. Correspond à l allemand Kamp (= enclos, champ), et il s agit donc du surnom donné à un agriculteur ou à celui qui habite un lieu dit Kemp. On trouve également en Moselle le dérivé Kemper. La forme Kempe, apparemment… …   Noms de famille

  • kemp — kemp·ite; kemp; …   English syllables

  • Kemp — /kemp/, n. 1. Jack F., born 1935, U.S. politician: congressman 1970 89. 2. a male given name. * * * …   Universalium

  • Kemp — m English: transferred use of the surname, which originated in the Middle Ages as an occupational name or nickname from Middle English kempe athlete, wrestler (from Old English kempa warrior, champion) …   First names dictionary

  • Kemp — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Kemp peut désigner : Patronyme Kemp est un nom de famille notamment porté par : Jack Kemp (né en 1935), joueur de football américain et homme… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • kemp — kemp1 /kemp/, n. 1. Brit. Dial. a. a strong, brave warrior. b. an athlete, esp. a champion. c. a professional fighter. d. an impetuous or roguish young man. 2. Scot. and North Eng. a contest, as between two athletes or two groups of workers, esp …   Universalium

  • Kemp — Recorded in several spellings including Cemp, Kemp, Kempe, Kemppe, Kempt, the patronymic Kempson, and possibly others, this interesting surname is English. It originates from the pre 7th century word cempa meaning a champion, a title bestowed… …   Surnames reference

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