Kyley Ky"ley, kylie ky"lie(k[imac]"l[y^]), n. 1. an Australian boomerang, having one side flat and the other convex.

Syn: kiley. [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5]

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  • Kylie — ist ein in Australien häufig verwendeter weiblicher Vorname. Der Name bezeichnet in der Sprache der Noongar, der indigenen Australier, ein Wurfholz, ähnlich einem Bumerang. Die bekannteste Namensträgerin ist die australische Sängerin und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Kylie — (Caulés,Испания) Категория отеля: Адрес: 17411 Caulés, Испания Описание …   Каталог отелей

  • Kylie — f English: of Australian origin, said to represent an Aboriginal term for the boomerang. However, in view of the inappropriateness of this meaning, it seems more likely that the name is an artificial invention influenced by KYLE (SEE Kyle) and… …   First names dictionary

  • kylie — 1. (kylie) (1494↑, 424↓) An extremely beautiful girl who is liked by many people, very smart and caring, athletic and surprising at everything she does. She can make anybody laugh and loves to smile. She is not like any other, she s amazing. She… …   Urban English dictionary

  • kylie — Most people associate the term kylie with the female personal name (as in Kylie Minogue). In Western Australia, however, it is a term for what is known elsewhere as a boomerang . The word was borrowed into Australian English from Nyungar, an… …   Australian idioms

  • Kylie — australische Form von → Kyle (Bedeutung angelehnt an einen Orts und Familiennamen). Namensträgerin: Kylie Minogue, australische Sängerin und Schauspielerin …   Deutsch namen

  • kylie — /kuy lee/, n., pl. kylies. Australian. boomerang. Also, kiley. [1830 40; < Nyungar karli] * * * …   Universalium

  • kylie — noun a boomerang …   Wiktionary

  • kylie — [ kʌɪli] noun Austral. (in Western Australia) a boomerang. Origin from Nyungar (and other Aborig. languages) garli …   English new terms dictionary

  • kylie — ky·lie …   English syllables

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