Kearny

biographical name Kear·ny \ ˈkär-nē \

Definition of Kearny

Philip 1814–1862 American general

Kearny

geographical name Kear·ny \ ˈkär-nē \

Definition of Kearny

town at the head of Newark Bay north of the city of Newark in northeastern New Jersey population 40,684

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