variants: or caryo-

Definition of cary-

 (Entry 1 of 4)

— see kary-

Cary

biographical name (1)
\ ˈker-ē How to pronounce Cary (audio) \

Definition of Cary (Entry 2 of 4)

(Arthur) Joyce (Lunel) 1888–1957 British novelist

Cary

biographical name (2)

Definition of Cary (Entry 3 of 4)

Henry Francis 1772–1844 English clergyman and translator

Cary

geographical name
\ ˈka-rē How to pronounce Cary (audio) , ˈker-ē \

Definition of Cary (Entry 4 of 4)

city west of Raleigh in east central North Carolina population 135,234

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“Cary-.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cary-. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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