- Kentish (Old English)
Kentish was a southern dialect of
Old Englishspoken in the Anglo-Saxon kingdom of Kent. It was one of four dialect-groups of Old English, the other three being Mercian, Northumbrian (known collectively as the Anglian dialects), and West Saxon.
The dialect was spoken in what is now the modern-day county of
Kent, southern Hampshireand the Isle of Wightby the Jutes.
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