Kindle is defined as to start a fire, flame or light.(verb)
An example of kindle is to start up the fireplace.
The definition of a Kindle is an electronic book reader.(noun)
An example of Kindle is the device used by people to read ebooks which they have purchased online.
See kindle in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME kindlen, freq. < ON kynda, to set on fire, akin to MHG künten
See kindle in American Heritage Dictionary 4
verb kin·dled, kin·dling, kin·dles verb, transitive
Origin: Middle English kindelen (influenced by kindelen, to give birth to, cause)
Origin: , probably from Old Norse kynda.
Origin: Middle English kindelen, to give birth to
Origin: , from kindel, offspring
Origin: , from Old English gecynd; see kind2.
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