Name Report For First Name DINA:

DINA

First name DINA's origins are Hebrew,Spanish and English. DINA means "avenged judged and vindicated. in the bible dinah was jacob's only daughter" (Hebrew) "form of hebrew dinah. judged and vindicated. in the bible dinah was jacob's only daughter" (Spanish) and "from the valley" in English. You can find other first names and English words that rhymes with DINA below. Ryhme list involves the matching sounds according to the first letters, last letters and first&last letters of dina.(Brown names are of the same origin (Hebrew,Spanish,English) with DINA and Red names are first names with English/Anglo-Saxon origin)

Rhymes with DINA - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming DINA

FIRST NAMES WHICH INCLUDES DƯNA AS A WHOLE:

claudina dinar dinas adina adinah adinam almundina berdina bernadina bidina blandina cullodina dinah edina geraldina gerhardina leopoldina madina medina nadina thadina jardina celandina conradina dinadan

NAMES RHYMING WITH DƯNA (According to last letters):

Rhyming Names According to Last 3 Letters (ina) - Names That Ends with ina:

asmina crispina hasina zahina inina raina jirina gelsomina levina jaakkina katariina falerina armina katharina aegina akilina alcina aretina filipina jarina luigina trina kina mahina olina adamina ernesztina karolina krisztina dakshina balbina catarina rufina sabrina serafina akina shina citlalmina cha'kwaina migina catalina afina alexandreina augustina corina crina dorina madalina marina fayina lukina tasina ilhicamina adelina aiglentina aina alaina alastrina albertina alejandrina alexandrina alexina alhertina alina alpina alvina alzina amina ancelina antonina apollina aquilina araina arlina aubina audrina avelina belina bertina brina calvina caprina capucina carina carmelina carolina cedrina chalina cherina china christina chrystina clementina colina corrina cristina cumina daina dantina darlina

NAMES RHYMING WITH DƯNA (According to first letters):

Rhyming Names According to First 3 Letters (din) - Names That Begins with din:

din dino dinora dinorah dinsmore

Rhyming Names According to First 2 Letters (di) - Names That Begins with di:

dia diahann diahna diamanda diamanta diamante diamon diamond diamonique diamont diamontina dian diana dianda diandra diandre diane dianna diannah dianne diantha dianthe diara diarmaid dibe dice dichali dick dickran dickson didier dido didrika diederich diedre diedrick diega diego dien diep diera dierck dierdre dieter dietrich dietz digna diji dike dikesone dikran dilan dillan dillen dillin dillion dillon dimitrie dimitry dimitur diogo diolmhain diomasach diomedes dion diona diondra diondray diondre dione dionis dionisa dionna dionne dionte dionysia dionysie dionysius dior diorbhall dirce dirck dirk dita diti diu div diva divon divone divsha divshah divyanshu dix dixie

NAMES BOTH FIRST AND LAST LETTERS RHYMING WITH DƯNA:

First Names which starts with 'd' and ends with 'a':

dacia dada daena daeva daganya daghda dahlia daiana daishya dakota dalena dalenna dalia daliila dalila damara damia damiana damita dana danetta dania danica daniela danika danila danita danitza danja danna dannia danya daphna dar-al-baida dara daracha darcia darda darena darerca daria darissa darla darleena darlena darnesha darnetta darnisha darra davia daviana davianna davida davina davinia davita davonna dawna dawneshia dawnetta dawnika dayla dayna daysha dayshia dea deana deanda deandra deandrea deandria deanna debora debra decla deeana deeandra deeanna deedra deena deerwa defena deianira deidra deina deirdra deja deka delbina delfina delia delicia delila delinda delisa delisha delissa deliza della delma

English Words Rhyming DINA

ENGLISH WORDS WHICH INCLUDES DƯNA AS A WHOLE:

altitudinaladjective (a.) Of or pertaining to height; as, altitudinal measurements.

altitudinarianadjective (a.) Lofty in doctrine, aims, etc.

aptitudinaladjective (a.) Suitable; fit.

arundinaceousadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to a reed; resembling the reed or cane.

attitudinaladjective (a.) Relating to attitude.

attitudinariannoun (n.) One who attitudinizes; a posture maker.

attitudinarianismnoun (n.) A practicing of attitudes; posture making.

badinagenoun (n.) Playful raillery; banter.

cardinaladjective (a.) Of fundamental importance; preeminent; superior; chief; principal.
 adjective (a.) One of the ecclesiastical princes who constitute the pope's council, or the sacred college.
 adjective (a.) A woman's short cloak with a hood.
 adjective (a.) Mulled red wine.

cardinalatenoun (n.) The office, rank, or dignity of a cardinal.

cardinalshipnoun (n.) The condition, dignity, of office of a cardinal

consuetudinaladjective (a.) According to custom; customary; usual.

consuetudinaryadjective (a.) Customary.

cussuetudinarynoun (n.) A manual or ritual of customary devotional exercises.

coordinancenoun (n.) Joint ordinance.

coordinatenoun (n.) A thing of the same rank with another thing; one two or more persons or things of equal rank, authority, or importance.
 noun (n.) Lines, or other elements of reference, by means of which the position of any point, as of a curve, is defined with respect to certain fixed lines, or planes, called coordinate axes and coordinate planes. See Abscissa.
 adjective (a.) Equal in rank or order; not subordinate.
 verb (v. t.) To make coordinate; to put in the same order or rank; as, to coordinate ideas in classification.
 verb (v. t.) To give a common action, movement, or condition to; to regulate and combine so as to produce harmonious action; to adjust; to harmonize; as, to coordinate muscular movements.

coordinatingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Coordinate

coordinatenessnoun (n.) The state of being coordinate; equality of rank or authority.

coordinationnoun (n.) The act of coordinating; the act of putting in the same order, class, rank, dignity, etc.; as, the coordination of the executive, the legislative, and the judicial authority in forming a government; the act of regulating and combining so as to produce harmonious results; harmonious adjustment; as, a coordination of functions.
 noun (n.) The state of being coordinate, or of equal rank, dignity, power, etc.

coordinativeadjective (a.) Expressing coordination.

deordinationnoun (n.) Disorder; dissoluteness.

dinaphthylnoun (n.) A colorless, crystalline hydrocarbon, C20H14, obtained from naphthylene, and consisting of a doubled naphthylene radical.

dinarnoun (n.) A petty money of accounts of Persia.
 noun (n.) An ancient gold coin of the East.

dinarchynoun (n.) See Diarchy.

disordinancenoun (n.) Disarrangement; disturbance.

disordinateadjective (a.) Inordinate; disorderly.

disordinationnoun (n.) The state of being in disorder; derangement; confusion.

extraordinarinessnoun (n.) The quality of being extraordinary.

extraordinarynoun (n.) That which is extraordinary; -- used especially in the plural; as, extraordinaries excepted, there is nothing to prevent success.
 adjective (a.) Beyond or out of the common order or method; not usual, customary, regular, or ordinary; as, extraordinary evils; extraordinary remedies.
 adjective (a.) Exceeding the common degree, measure. or condition; hence, remarkable; uncommon; rare; wonderful; as, extraordinary talents or grandeur.
 adjective (a.) Employed or sent upon an unusual or special service; as, an ambassador extraordinary.

foreordinationnoun (n.) Previous ordination or appointment; predetermination; predestination.

incoordinateadjective (a.) Not coordinate.

incoordinationnoun (n.) Want of coordination; lack of harmonious adjustment or action.

inordinacynoun (n.) The state or quality of being inordinate; excessiveness; immoderateness; as, the inordinacy of love or desire.

inordinateadjective (a.) Not limited to rules prescribed, or to usual bounds; irregular; excessive; immoderate; as, an inordinate love of the world.

inordinationnoun (n.) Deviation from custom, rule, or right; irregularity; inordinacy.

insubordinateadjective (a.) Not submitting to authority; disobedient; rebellious; mutinous.

insubordinationnoun (n.) The quality of being insubordinate; disobedience to lawful authority.

invaletudinaryadjective (a.) Wanting health; valetudinary.

latitudinaladjective (a.) Of or pertaining to latitude; in the direction of latitude.

latitudinariannoun (n.) One who is moderate in his notions, or not restrained by precise settled limits in opinion; one who indulges freedom in thinking.
 noun (n.) A member of the Church of England, in the time of Charles II., who adopted more liberal notions in respect to the authority, government, and doctrines of the church than generally prevailed.
 noun (n.) One who departs in opinion from the strict principles of orthodoxy.
 adjective (a.) Not restrained; not confined by precise limits.
 adjective (a.) Indifferent to a strict application of any standard of belief or opinion; hence, deviating more or less widely from such standard; lax in doctrine; as, latitudinarian divines; latitudinarian theology.
 adjective (a.) Lax in moral or religious principles.

latitudinarianismnoun (n.) A latitudinarian system or condition; freedom of opinion in matters pertaining to religious belief.

longitudinalnoun (n.) A railway sleeper lying parallel with the rail.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to longitude or length; as, longitudinal distance.
 adjective (a.) Extending in length; in the direction of the length; running lengthwise, as distinguished from transverse; as, the longitudinal diameter of a body.

mendinantnoun (n.) A mendicant or begging friar.

misordinationnoun (n.) Wrong ordination.

molendinaceousadjective (a.) Alt. of Molendinarious

molendinariousadjective (a.) Resembling the sails of a windmill.

multitudinaryadjective (a.) Multitudinous.

nundinalnoun (n.) A nundinal letter.
 adjective (a.) Alt. of Nundinary

nundinaryadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to a fair, or to a market day.

ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH DƯNA (According to last letters):


Rhyming Words According to Last 3 Letters (ina) - English Words That Ends with ina:


acarinanoun (n. pl.) The group of Arachnida which includes the mites and ticks. Many species are parasitic, and cause diseases like the itch and mange.

achatinanoun (n.) A genus of land snails, often large, common in the warm parts of America and Africa.

aluminanoun (n.) One of the earths, consisting of two parts of aluminium and three of oxygen, Al2O3.

amphirhinanoun (n. pl.) A name applied to the elasmobranch fishes, because the nasal sac is double.

anginanoun (n.) Any inflammatory affection of the throat or faces, as the quinsy, malignant sore throat, croup, etc., especially such as tends to produce suffocation, choking, or shortness of breath.

araneinanoun (n. pl.) The order of Arachnida that includes the spiders.

carinanoun (n.) A keel
 noun (n.) That part of a papilionaceous flower, consisting of two petals, commonly united, which incloses the organs of fructification
 noun (n.) A longitudinal ridge or projection like the keel of a boat.
 noun (n.) The keel of the breastbone of birds.

casuarinanoun (n.) A genus of leafless trees or shrubs, with drooping branchlets of a rushlike appearance, mostly natives of Australia. Some of them are large, producing hard and heavy timber of excellent quality, called beefwood from its color.

cavatinanoun (n.) Originally, a melody of simpler form than the aria; a song without a second part and a da capo; -- a term now variously and vaguely used.

chinanoun (n.) A country in Eastern Asia.
 noun (n.) China ware, which is the modern popular term for porcelain. See Porcelain.

concertinanoun (n.) A small musical instrument on the principle of the accordion. It is a small elastic box, or bellows, having free reeds on the inside, and keys and handles on the outside of each of the two hexagonal heads.

coquinanoun (n.) A soft, whitish, coral-like stone, formed of broken shells and corals, found in the southern United States, and used for roadbeds and for building material, as in the fort at St. Augustine, Florida.

czarinanoun (n.) The title of the empress of Russia.

discinanoun (n.) A genus of Branchiopoda, having a disklike shell, attached by one valve, which is perforated by the peduncle.

dominanoun (n.) Lady; a lady; -- a title formerly given to noble ladies who held a barony in their own right.

erythrinanoun (n.) A genus of leguminous plants growing in the tropics; coral tree; -- so called from its red flowers.

farinanoun (n.) A fine flour or meal made from cereal grains or from the starch or fecula of vegetables, extracted by various processes, and used in cookery.
 noun (n.) Pollen.

globigerinanoun (n.) A genus of small Foraminifera, which live abundantly at or near the surface of the sea. Their dead shells, falling to the bottom, make up a large part of the soft mud, generally found in depths below 3,000 feet, and called globigerina ooze. See Illust. of Foraminifera.

glucinanoun (n.) A white or gray tasteless powder, the oxide of the element glucinum; -- formerly called glucine.

haematophlinanoun (n. pl.) A division of Cheiroptera, including the bloodsucking bats. See Vampire.

heminanoun (n.) A measure of half a sextary.
 noun (n.) A measure equal to about ten fluid ounces.

hydrinanoun (n. pl.) The group of hydroids to which the fresh-water hydras belong.

ianthinanoun (n.) Any gastropod of the genus Ianthina, of which various species are found living in mid ocean; -- called also purple shell, and violet snail.

jainanoun (n.) One of a numerous sect in British India, holding the tenets of Jainism.

jamacinanoun (n.) Jamaicine.

janthinanoun (n.) See Ianthina.

laminanoun (n.) A thin plate or scale; a layer or coat lying over another; -- said of thin plates or platelike substances, as of bone or minerals.
 noun (n.) The blade of a leaf; the broad, expanded portion of a petal or sepal of a flower.
 noun (n.) A thin plate or scale; specif., one of the thin, flat processes composing the vane of a feather.

limacinanoun (n.) A genus of small spiral pteropods, common in the Arctic and Antarctic seas. It contributes to the food of the right whales.

linguatulinanoun (n. pl.) An order of wormlike, degraded, parasitic arachnids. They have two pairs of retractile hooks, near the mouth. Called also Pentastomida.

littorinanoun (n.) A genus of small pectinibranch mollusks, having thick spiral shells, abundant between tides on nearly all rocky seacoasts. They feed on seaweeds. The common periwinkle is a well-known example. See Periwinkle.

madrinanoun (n.) An animal (usually an old mare), wearing a bell and acting as the leader of a troop of pack mules.

marikinanoun (n.) A small marmoset (Midas rosalia); the silky tamarin.

meandrinanoun (n.) A genus of corals with meandering grooves and ridges, including the brain corals.

minanoun (n.) An ancient weight or denomination of money, of varying value. The Attic mina was valued at a hundred drachmas.
 noun (n.) See Myna.

monorhinanoun (n. pl.) The Marsipobranchiata.

nemertinanoun (n. pl.) An order of helminths usually having a long, slender, smooth, often bright-colored body, covered with minute vibrating cilia; -- called also Nemertea, Nemertida, and Rhynchocoela.

neritinanoun (n.) A genus including numerous species of shells resembling Nerita in form. They mostly inhabit brackish water, and are often delicately tinted.

nginanoun (n.) The gorilla.

oculinanoun (n.) A genus of tropical corals, usually branched, and having a very volid texture.

orbulinanoun (n.) A genus of minute living Foraminifera having a globular shell.

ocarinanoun (n.) A kind of small simple wind instrument.

quinquinanoun (n.) Peruvian bark.
 noun (n.) Peruvian bark.

paginanoun (n.) The surface of a leaf or of a flattened thallus.

paludinanoun (n.) Any one of numerous species of freshwater pectinibranchiate mollusks, belonging to Paludina, Melantho, and allied genera. They have an operculated shell which is usually green, often with brown bands. See Illust. of Pond snail, under Pond.

patinanoun (n.) A dish or plate of metal or earthenware; a patella.
 noun (n.) The color or incrustation which age gives to works of art; especially, the green rust which covers ancient bronzes, coins, and medals.

pedicellinanoun (n.) A genus of Bryozoa, of the order Entoprocta, having a bell-shaped body supported on a slender pedicel. See Illust. under Entoprocta.

pediculinanoun (n. pl.) A division of parasitic hemipterous insects, including the true lice. See Illust. in Appendix.

piscinanoun (n.) A niche near the altar in a church, containing a small basin for rinsing altar vessels.

platinanoun (n.) Platinum.

polycystinanoun (n. pl.) A division of Radiolaria including numerous minute marine species. The skeleton is composed of silica, and is often very elegant in form and sculpture. Many have been found in the fossil state.

ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH DƯNA (According to first letters):


Rhyming Words According to First 3 Letters (din) - Words That Begins with din:


dinnoun (n.) Loud, confused, harsh noise; a loud, continuous, rattling or clanging sound; clamor; roar.
 noun (n.) To strike with confused or clanging sound; to stun with loud and continued noise; to harass with clamor; as, to din the ears with cries.
 noun (n.) To utter with a din; to repeat noisily; to ding.
 verb (v. i.) To sound with a din; a ding.
  (imp.) of Do

dinningnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Din

diningnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Dine
 noun (n. & a.) from Dine, a.

dinernoun (n.) One who dines.

dineticaladjective (a.) Revolving on an axis.

dingingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Ding

dingnoun (n.) A thump or stroke, especially of a bell.
 verb (v. t.) To dash; to throw violently.
 verb (v. t.) To cause to sound or ring.
 verb (v. i.) To strike; to thump; to pound.
 verb (v. i.) To sound, as a bell; to ring; to clang.
 verb (v. i.) To talk with vehemence, importunity, or reiteration; to bluster.

dingdongnoun (n.) The sound of, or as of, repeated strokes on a metallic body, as a bell; a repeated and monotonous sound.
 noun (n.) An attachment to a clock by which the quarter hours are struck upon bells of different tones.

dingeynoun (n.) Alt. of Dinghy

dingynoun (n.) Alt. of Dinghy
 superlative (superl.) Soiled; sullied; of a dark or dusky color; dark brown; dirty.

dinghynoun (n.) A kind of boat used in the East Indies.
 noun (n.) A ship's smallest boat.

dinginessnoun (n.) Quality of being dingy; a dusky hue.

dinglenoun (n.) A narrow dale; a small dell; a small, secluded, and embowered valley.

dingonoun (n.) A wild dog found in Australia, but supposed to have introduced at a very early period. It has a wolflike face, bushy tail, and a reddish brown color.

dingthriftnoun (n.) A spendthrift.

dinichthysnoun (n.) A genus of large extinct Devonian ganoid fishes. In some parts of Ohio remains of the Dinichthys are abundant, indicating animals twenty feet in length.

dinkadjective (a.) Trim; neat.
 verb (v. t.) To deck; -- often with out or up.

dinmontnoun (n.) A wether sheep between one and two years old.

dinnernoun (n.) The principal meal of the day, eaten by most people about midday, but by many (especially in cities) at a later hour.
 noun (n.) An entertainment; a feast.

dinnerlessadjective (a.) Having no dinner.

dinnerlyadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to dinner.

dinocerasnoun (n.) A genus of large extinct Eocene mammals from Wyoming; -- called also Uintatherium. See Illustration in Appendix.

dinornisnoun (n.) A genus of extinct, ostrichlike birds of gigantic size, which formerly inhabited New Zealand. See Moa.

dinosaurnoun (n.) Alt. of Dinosaurian

dinosauriannoun (n.) One of the Dinosauria.

dinosaurianoun (n. pl.) An order of extinct mesozoic reptiles, mostly of large size (whence the name). Notwithstanding their size, they present birdlike characters in the skeleton, esp. in the pelvis and hind limbs. Some walked on their three-toed hind feet, thus producing the large "bird tracks," so-called, of mesozoic sandstones; others were five-toed and quadrupedal. See Illust. of Compsognathus, also Illustration of Dinosaur in Appendix.

dinotherenoun (n.) Alt. of Dinotherium

dinotheriumnoun (n.) A large extinct proboscidean mammal from the miocene beds of Europe and Asia. It is remarkable fora pair of tusks directed downward from the decurved apex of the lower jaw.

dinoxidenoun (n.) Same as Dioxide.

dinsomeadjective (a.) Full of din.

dintnoun (n.) A blow; a stroke.
 noun (n.) The mark left by a blow; an indentation or impression made by violence; a dent.
 noun (n.) Force; power; -- esp. in the phrase by dint of.
 verb (v. t.) To make a mark or cavity on or in, by a blow or by pressure; to dent.

dintingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Dint

dinumerationnoun (n.) Enumeration.

ENGLISH WORDS BOTH FIRST AND LAST LETTERS RHYMING WITH DƯNA:

English Words which starts with 'd' and ends with 'a':

daboianoun (n.) A large and highly venomous Asiatic viper (Daboia xanthica).

dactylothecanoun (n.) The scaly covering of the toes, as in birds.

dagobanoun (n.) A dome-shaped structure built over relics of Buddha or some Buddhist saint.

dahlianoun (n.) A genus of plants native to Mexico and Central America, of the order Compositae; also, any plant or flower of the genus. The numerous varieties of cultivated dahlias bear conspicuous flowers which differ in color.

dalmanianoun (n.) A genus of trilobites, of many species, common in the Upper Silurian and Devonian rocks.

dalmaticanoun (n.) Alt. of Dalmatic

damiananoun (n.) A Mexican drug, used as an aphrodisiac.

dammaranoun (n.) An oleoresin used in making varnishes; dammar gum; dammara resin. It is obtained from certain resin trees indigenous to the East Indies, esp. Shorea robusta and the dammar pine.
 noun (n.) A large tree of the order Coniferae, indigenous to the East Indies and Australasia; -- called also Agathis. There are several species.

damosellanoun (n.) Alt. of Damoiselle

daphnianoun (n.) A genus of the genus Daphnia.

darlingtonianoun (n.) A genus of California pitcher plants consisting of a single species. The long tubular leaves are hooded at the top, and frequently contain many insects drowned in the secretion of the leaves.

datanoun (n. pl.) See Datum.
  (pl. ) of Datum

datarianoun (n.) Formerly, a part of the Roman chancery; now, a separate office from which are sent graces or favors, cognizable in foro externo, such as appointments to benefices. The name is derived from the word datum, given or dated (with the indications of the time and place of granting the gift or favor).

daturanoun (n.) A genus of solanaceous plants, with large funnel-shaped flowers and a four-celled, capsular fruit.

decaceratanoun (n. pl.) The division of Cephalopoda which includes the squids, cuttlefishes, and others having ten arms or tentacles; -- called also Decapoda. [Written also Decacera.] See Dibranchiata.

decagynianoun (n. pl.) A Linnaean order of plants characterized by having ten styles.

decalcomanianoun (n.) Alt. of Decalcomanie

decandrianoun (n. pl.) A Linnaean class of plants characterized by having ten stamens.

decapodanoun (n. pl.) The order of Crustacea which includes the shrimps, lobsters, crabs, etc.
 noun (n. pl.) A division of the dibranchiate cephalopods including the cuttlefishes and squids. See Decacera.

deciduanoun (n.) The inner layer of the wall of the uterus, which envelops the embryo, forms a part of the placenta, and is discharged with it.

deciduatanoun (n. pl.) A group of Mammalia in which a decidua is thrown off with, or after, the fetus, as in the human species.

dejectanoun (n. pl.) Excrements; as, the dejecta of the sick.

delendanoun (n. pl.) Things to be erased or blotted out.

delphinoideanoun (n. pl.) The division of Cetacea which comprises the dolphins, porpoises, and related forms.

deltanoun (n.) A tract of land shaped like the letter delta (/), especially when the land is alluvial and inclosed between two or more mouths of a river; as, the delta of the Ganges, of the Nile, or of the Mississippi.
 noun (n.) The fourth letter of the Greek alphabet (/ /), answering to D.
 noun (n.) an object having the shape of the capital /.
 noun (n.) The closed figure produced by connecting three coils or circuits successively, end for end, esp. in a three-phase system; -- often used attributively, as delta winding, delta connection (which see), etc.

dementianoun (n.) Insanity; madness; esp. that form which consists in weakness or total loss of thought and reason; mental imbecility; idiocy.

demonomanianoun (n.) A form of madness in which the patient conceives himself possessed of devils.

dendroc/lanoun (n. pl.) A division of the Turbellaria in which the digestive cavity gives off lateral branches, which are often divided into smaller branchlets.

dermanoun (n.) See Dermis.

dermapteranoun (n.) Alt. of Dermapteran

dermobranchiatanoun (n. pl.) A group of nudibranch mollusks without special gills.

dermopteranoun (n. pl.) The division of insects which includes the earwigs (Forticulidae).
 noun (n. pl.) A group of lemuroid mammals having a parachutelike web of skin between the fore and hind legs, of which the colugo (Galeopithecus) is the type. See Colugo.
 noun (n. pl.) An order of Mammalia; the Cheiroptera.

derotrematanoun (n. pl.) The tribe of aquatic Amphibia which includes Amphiuma, Menopoma, etc. They have permanent gill openings, but no external gills; -- called also Cryptobranchiata.

dertrothecanoun (n.) The horny covering of the end of the bill of birds.

desideratanoun (n. pl.) See Desideratum.
  (pl. ) of Desideratum

desmobacterianoun (n. pl.) See Microbacteria.

desmomyarianoun (n. pl.) The division of Tunicata which includes the Salpae. See Salpa.

deuteropathianoun (n.) Alt. of Deuteropathy

deutzianoun (n.) A genus of shrubs with pretty white flowers, much cultivated.

devanoun (n.) A god; a deity; a divine being; an idol; a king.

devatanoun (n.) A deity; a divine being; a good spirit; an idol.

dhoorranoun (n.) Alt. of Dhurra

dhourranoun (n.) Alt. of Dhurra

dhurranoun (n.) Indian millet. See Durra.

diadelphianoun (n. pl.) A Linnaean class of plants whose stamens are united into two bodies or bundles by their filaments.

diananoun (n.) The daughter of Jupiter and Latona; a virgin goddess who presided over hunting, chastity, and marriage; -- identified with the Greek goddess Artemis.

diandrianoun (n. pl.) A Linnaean class of plants having two stamens.

diarrheanoun (n.) Alt. of Diarrhoea

diarrhoeanoun (n.) A morbidly frequent and profuse discharge of loose or fluid evacuations from the intestines, without tenesmus; a purging or looseness of the bowels; a flux.

diastemanoun (n.) A vacant space, or gap, esp. between teeth in a jaw.

diatrymanoun (n.) An extinct eocene bird from New Mexico, larger than the ostrich.

dibranchiatanoun (n. pl.) An order of cephalopods which includes those with two gills, an apparatus for emitting an inky fluid, and either eight or ten cephalic arms bearing suckers or hooks, as the octopi and squids. See Cephalopoda.

dicentranoun (n.) A genus of herbaceous plants, with racemes of two-spurred or heart-shaped flowers, including the Dutchman's breeches, and the more showy Bleeding heart (D. spectabilis).

dictanoun (n. pl.) See Dictum.
  (pl. ) of Dictum

dicyematanoun (n. pl.) An order of worms parasitic in cephalopods. They are remarkable for the extreme simplicity of their structure. The embryo exists in two forms.

didelphianoun (n. pl.) The subclass of Mammalia which includes the marsupials. See Marsupialia.

didonianoun (n.) The curve which on a given surface and with a given perimeter contains the greatest area.

didrachmanoun (n.) A two-drachma piece; an ancient Greek silver coin, worth nearly forty cents.

didynamianoun (n. pl.) A Linnaean class of plants having four stamens disposed in pairs of unequal length.

dielytranoun (n.) See Dicentra.

differentianoun (n.) The formal or distinguishing part of the essence of a species; the characteristic attribute of a species; specific difference.

digammanoun (n.) A letter (/, /) of the Greek alphabet, which early fell into disuse.

digeneanoun (n. pl.) A division of Trematoda in which alternate generations occur, the immediate young not resembling their parents.

digynianoun (n.) A Linnaean order of plants having two styles.

dikanoun (n.) A kind of food, made from the almondlike seeds of the Irvingia Barteri, much used by natives of the west coast of Africa; -- called also dika bread.

dilemmanoun (n.) An argument which presents an antagonist with two or more alternatives, but is equally conclusive against him, whichever alternative he chooses.
 noun (n.) A state of things in which evils or obstacles present themselves on every side, and it is difficult to determine what course to pursue; a vexatious alternative or predicament; a difficult choice or position.

dimeranoun (n. pl.) A division of Coleoptera, having two joints to the tarsi.
 noun (n. pl.) A division of the Hemiptera, including the aphids.

dimyanoun (n. pl.) Alt. of Dimyaria

dimyarianoun (n. pl.) An order of lamellibranchiate mollusks having an anterior and posterior adductor muscle, as the common clam. See Bivalve.

dioecianoun (n. pl.) A Linnaean class of plants having the stamens and pistils on different plants.
 noun (n. pl.) A subclass of gastropod mollusks in which the sexes are separate. It includes most of the large marine species, like the conchs, cones, and cowries.

diomedeanoun (n.) A genus of large sea birds, including the albatross. See Albatross.

dionaeanoun (n.) An insectivorous plant. See Venus's flytrap.

dioptranoun (n.) An optical instrument, invented by Hipparchus, for taking altitudes, leveling, etc.

dioramanoun (n.) A mode of scenic representation, invented by Daguerre and Bouton, in which a painting is seen from a distance through a large opening. By a combination of transparent and opaque painting, and of transmitted and reflected light, and by contrivances such as screens and shutters, much diversity of scenic effect is produced.
 noun (n.) A building used for such an exhibition.

dioscoreanoun (n.) A genus of plants. See Yam.

diotanoun (n.) A vase or drinking cup having two handles or ears.

diphtherianoun (n.) A very dangerous contagious disease in which the air passages, and especially the throat, become coated with a false membrane, produced by the solidification of an inflammatory exudation. Cf. Group.

diplomanoun (n.) A letter or writing, usually under seal, conferring some privilege, honor, or power; a document bearing record of a degree conferred by a literary society or educational institution.

diplopianoun (n.) Alt. of Diplopy

diplopodanoun (n. pl.) An order of myriapods having two pairs of legs on each segment; the Chilognatha.

dipneumonanoun (n. pl.) A group of spiders having only two lunglike organs.

dipsomanianoun (n.) A morbid an uncontrollable craving (often periodic) for drink, esp. for alcoholic liquors; also improperly used to denote acute and chronic alcoholism.

dipteranoun (n. pl.) An extensive order of insects having only two functional wings and two balancers, as the house fly, mosquito, etc. They have a suctorial proboscis, often including two pairs of sharp organs (mandibles and maxillae) with which they pierce the skin of animals. They undergo a complete metamorphosis, their larvae (called maggots) being usually without feet.

discodactylianoun (n. pl.) A division of amphibians having suctorial disks on the toes, as the tree frogs.

discophoranoun (n. pl.) A division of acalephs or jellyfishes, including most of the large disklike species.

distomanoun (n.) A genus of parasitic, trematode worms, having two suckers for attaching themselves to the part they infest. See 1st Fluke, 2.

diurnanoun (n. pl.) A division of Lepidoptera, including the butterflies; -- so called because they fly only in the daytime.

docoglossanoun (n. pl.) An order of gastropods, including the true limpets, and having the teeth on the odontophore or lingual ribbon.

dodecagynianoun (n. pl.) A Linnaean order of plants having twelve styles.

dodecandrianoun (n. pl.) A Linnaean class of plants including all that have any number of stamens between twelve and nineteen.

dogmanoun (n.) That which is held as an opinion; a tenet; a doctrine.
 noun (n.) A formally stated and authoritatively settled doctrine; a definite, established, and authoritative tenet.
 noun (n.) A doctrinal notion asserted without regard to evidence or truth; an arbitrary dictum.

dolabranoun (n.) A rude ancient ax or hatchet, seen in museums.

do–anoun (n.) Lady; mistress; madam; -- a title of respect used in Spain, prefixed to the Christian name of a lady.

doncellanoun (n.) A handsome fish of Florida and the West Indies (Platyglossus radiatus). The name is applied also to the ladyfish (Harpe rufa) of the same region.

donnanoun (n.) A lady; madam; mistress; -- the title given a lady in Italy.

doorganoun (n.) A Hindoo divinity, the consort of Siva, represented with ten arms.

dorsibranchiatanoun (n. pl.) A division of chaetopod annelids in which the branchiae are along the back, on each side, or on the parapodia. [See Illusts. under Annelida and Chaetopoda.]

doryphoranoun (n.) A genus of plant-eating beetles, including the potato beetle. See Potato beetle.

douranoun (n.) A kind of millet. See Durra.

dracaenanoun (n.) A genus of liliaceous plants with woody stems and funnel-shaped flowers.