biographical name Elizabeth 1880-1952 Sister Kenny Australian nurse & physiotherapist

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  • Kenny — m 1 Characteristically Scottish pet form of KENNETH (SEE Kenneth); one of the best known bearers in modern times is the footballer Kenny Dalglish. 2 Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic CAINNEACH (SEE Cainneach) …   First names dictionary

  • kenny — 1. (Kenny) (1523↑, 683↓) A character from the show Southpark. In every episode, he is killed in some freakishly funny way. Afterwards, his friends Kyle and Stan say: Stan Oh my God! They killed Kenny! Kyle You [Bastard]! Author: Kenny… …   Urban English dictionary

  • Kenny — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Kenny est un nom propre qui peut faire référence à : Sommaire 1 Prénom ou patronyme 2 Saint chrétien …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Kenny — This most interesting surname is of Old Gaelic origin, found in Scotland and Ireland, and is the Anglicized form of the Gaelic O Cionnaoith , composed of the Gaelic prefix O , male descendant of, and the personal name Coinneach , an Old Irish… …   Surnames reference

  • Kenny — /ˈkɛni/ (say kenee) noun 1. Elizabeth, 1886–1952, Australian nurse; noted for her unorthodox treatment of poliomyelitis. 2. Enda, born 1951, Irish Fine Gael politician; became prime minister in 2011. 3. Grant Hayden, born 1963, Australian Olympic …   Australian English dictionary

  • Kenny — The Kid Brother    Comédie dramatique de Claude Gagnon, avec Kenny Easterday, Caitlin Clarke, Liane Curtis.   Pays: États Unis, Canada et Japon   Date de sortie: 1987   Technique: couleurs   Durée: 1 h 35    Résumé    La vie quotidienne d un… …   Dictionnaire mondial des Films

  • Kenny — /ken ee/, n. 1. Elizabeth ( Sister Kenny ), 1886 1952, Australian nurse: researcher in poliomyelitis therapy. 2. Also, Kenney, Kennie. a male given name, form of Kenneth. * * * …   Universalium

  • Kenny — Ken•ny [[t]ˈkɛn i[/t]] n. big Elizabeth (“Sister Kenny”), 1886–1952, Australian nurse: researcher in poliomyelitis therapy …   From formal English to slang

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