Kimberley meaning

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(place) Capital of Northern Cape province, South Africa: diamond-mining center.
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Any of several places, notably a city in South Africa, noted for diamond mining.
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A male given name derived from the surname or the place name (site of a battle in the Boer Wars).
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A female given name popular in the 1960s and the 1970s, more often spelled Kimberly.
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Origin of kimberley

  • English place name "wood or clearing of Kyneburg (a seventh century female saint)", from Old English cyne (“royal”) + burh (“fortress”).

    From Wiktionary