Meaning of Kennedy

Ken•ne•dy

Pronunciation: (ken'i-dē), [key]
— n.
  1. (Ted), born 1932, U.S. politician: senator from Massachusetts since 1962.
  2. 1917–63, thirty-fifth president of the U.S. 1961–63.
  3. 1888–1969, U.S. financier and diplomat (father of Edward Moore, John Fitzgerald, and Robert Francis).
  4. 1925–68, U.S. political leader and government official: attorney general 1961–64; senator from New York 1965–68.
  5. born 1928, U.S. novelist.
  6. former name (1963–73) of Cape Canaveral.
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