Name Report For First Name ALO:

ALO

First name ALO's origin is Native American. ALO means "spiritual guide (hopi)". You can find other first names and English words that rhymes with ALO below. Ryhme list involves the matching sounds according to the first letters, last letters and first&last letters of alo.(Brown names are of the same origin (Native American) with ALO and Red names are first names with English/Anglo-Saxon origin)

Rhymes with ALO - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming ALO

FIRST NAMES WHICH INCLUDES ALO AS A WHOLE:

aloysia kalonice alonza cozamalotl haloke accalon halomtano menhalom talo alois aloeus tlazohtlaloni gonzalo alodia alodie aloise aloisia alona alondra alonna alonnia alonsa alora falon galochka halona paloma saloma salomeaexl talora absalom ahsalom alonso alonzo avsalom avshalom calogrenant dalon lalor malone maloney nealon salomon shalom aloin palomydes talori salome kaloni avalon bealohydig talon shalott cavalon alon

NAMES RHYMING WITH ALO (According to last letters):

Rhyming Names According to Last 2 Letters (lo) - Names That Ends with lo:

aello lilo akello domevlo masilo okello flollo arthgallo apollo philo laszlo angelo carlo donatello yoskolo consuelo flo arlo bartolo carmelo cirilo costello cullo dangelo danilo dohnatello frascuelo gabrielo kaarlo manolo manuelo marcello milo mylo pablo paolo pepillo pueblo raulo shilo phylo launcelo barhlo frollo blancheflo rollo

NAMES RHYMING WITH ALO (According to first letters):

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

al-ahmar al-asfan al-ashab al-fadee al-fahl al-hadiye al-sham ala' alacoque aladdin alafin alahhaois alai alaia alain alaina alaine alair alala alalim alamea alameda alan alana alandra alane alani alanna alannah alano alanson alanza alanzo alaqua alard alaric alarica alarice alarick alarico alarik alasda alasdair alastair alaster alastor alastrina alastrine alastriona alaula alawa alayla alayna alayne alaysha alayziah alba albaric albe alberga albern albert alberta alberteen albertina albertine alberto albertyna albertyne albin albinia albinus albion albiona alborz albracca albrecht albreda albu alburn alburt alcestis alchfrith alcides alcina alcinoos alcinous alcippe alcmaeon alcmene alcott alcyone alcyoneus ald alda aldan aldara alden aldene alder

NAMES BOTH FIRST AND LAST LETTERS RHYMING WITH ALO:

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

aberto abrafo abramo addo adhiambo adio adofo adolfo adriano ahtunowhiho aiko akando akeno akiko aldo alejandro alessandro alfonso alfredo almo alphonso alrigo aluino alvaro alvino amadeo amado ambrocio ambrosio amo amoldo anastagio anastasio andreo aneko angelino aniko anpaytoo anselmo antoneo antonio anyango apo aquilino archibaldo argo arlando armando armanno arnaldo arno aroghetto arridano arrigo arsenio arturo asentzio astolpho aureliano aurelio avonaco ayo azibo

English Words Rhyming ALO

ENGLISH WORDS WHICH INCLUDES ALO AS A WHOLE:

abalonenoun (n.) A univalve mollusk of the genus Haliotis. The shell is lined with mother-of-pearl, and used for ornamental purposes; the sea-ear. Several large species are found on the coast of California, clinging closely to the rocks.

acanthocephalousadjective (a.) Having a spiny head, as one of the Acanthocephala.

acephalocystnoun (n.) A larval entozoon in the form of a subglobular or oval vesicle, or hydatid, filled with fluid, sometimes found in the tissues of man and the lower animals; -- so called from the absence of a head or visible organs on the vesicle. These cysts are the immature stages of certain tapeworms. Also applied to similar cysts of different origin.

acephalocysticadjective (a.) Pertaining to, or resembling, the acephalocysts.

acephalousadjective (a.) Headless.
 adjective (a.) Without a distinct head; -- a term applied to bivalve mollusks.
 adjective (a.) Having the style spring from the base, instead of from the apex, as is the case in certain ovaries.
 adjective (a.) Without a leader or chief.
 adjective (a.) Wanting the beginning.
 adjective (a.) Deficient and the beginning, as a line of poetry.

alalonganoun (n.) Alt. of Alilonghi

alkaloidnoun (n.) An organic base, especially one of a class of substances occurring ready formed in the tissues of plants and the bodies of animals.
 adjective (a.) Alt. of Alkaloidal

alkaloidaladjective (a.) Pertaining to, resembling, or containing, alkali.

aloenoun (n.) The wood of the agalloch.
 noun (n.) A genus of succulent plants, some classed as trees, others as shrubs, but the greater number having the habit and appearance of evergreen herbaceous plants; from some of which are prepared articles for medicine and the arts. They are natives of warm countries.
 noun (n.) The inspissated juice of several species of aloe, used as a purgative.

aloeticnoun (n.) A medicine containing chiefly aloes.
 adjective (a.) Consisting chiefly of aloes; of the nature of aloes.

alogiannoun (n.) One of an ancient sect who rejected St. John's Gospel and the Apocalypse, which speak of Christ as the Logos.

alogynoun (n.) Unreasonableness; absurdity.

aloinnoun (n.) A bitter purgative principle in aloes.

alomancynoun (n.) Divination by means of salt.

aloneadjective (a.) Quite by one's self; apart from, or exclusive of, others; single; solitary; -- applied to a person or thing.
 adjective (a.) Of or by itself; by themselves; without any thing more or any one else; without a sharer; only.
 adjective (a.) Sole; only; exclusive.
 adjective (a.) Hence; Unique; rare; matchless.
 adverb (adv.) Solely; simply; exclusively.

alonelyadjective (a.) Exclusive.
 adverb (adv.) Only; merely; singly.

alonenessnoun (n.) A state of being alone, or without company; solitariness.

alongshoremannoun (n.) See Longshoreman.

aloofnoun (n.) Same as Alewife.
 adverb (adv.) At or from a distance, but within view, or at a small distance; apart; away.
 adverb (adv.) Without sympathy; unfavorably.
 prep (prep.) Away from; clear from.

aloofnessnoun (n.) State of being aloof.

alopecianoun (n.) Alt. of Alopecy

alopecynoun (n.) Loss of the hair; baldness.

alopecistnoun (n.) A practitioner who tries to prevent or cure baldness.

alosenoun (n.) The European shad (Clupea alosa); -- called also allice shad or allis shad. The name is sometimes applied to the American shad (Clupea sapidissima). See Shad.
 verb (v. t.) To praise.

alouattenoun (n.) One of the several species of howling monkeys of South America. See Howler, 2.

amygdaloidnoun (n.) A variety of trap or basaltic rock, containing small cavities, occupied, wholly or in part, by nodules or geodes of different minerals, esp. agates, quartz, calcite, and the zeolites. When the imbedded minerals are detached or removed by decomposition, it is porous, like lava.
 adjective (a.) Alt. of Amygdaloidal

amygdaloidaladjective (a.) Almond-shaped.
 adjective (a.) Pertaining to, or having the nature of, the rock amygdaloid.

analogaladjective (a.) Analogous.

analogicadjective (a.) Of or belonging to analogy.

analogicaladjective (a.) Founded on, or of the nature of, analogy; expressing or implying analogy.
 adjective (a.) Having analogy; analogous.

analogicalnessnoun (n.) Quality of being analogical.

analogismnoun (n.) an argument from the cause to the effect; an a priori argument.
 noun (n.) Investigation of things by the analogy they bear to each other.

analogistnoun (n.) One who reasons from analogy, or represent, by analogy.

analogonnoun (n.) Analogue.

analogousadjective (a.) Having analogy; corresponding to something else; bearing some resemblance or proportion; -- often followed by to.

analoguenoun (n.) That which is analogous to, or corresponds with, some other thing.
 noun (n.) A word in one language corresponding with one in another; an analogous term; as, the Latin "pater" is the analogue of the English "father."
 noun (n.) An organ which is equivalent in its functions to a different organ in another species or group, or even in the same group; as, the gill of a fish is the analogue of a lung in a quadruped, although the two are not of like structural relations.
 noun (n.) A species in one genus or group having its characters parallel, one by one, with those of another group.
 noun (n.) A species or genus in one country closely related to a species of the same genus, or a genus of the same group, in another: such species are often called representative species, and such genera, representative genera.

analogynoun (n.) A resemblance of relations; an agreement or likeness between things in some circumstances or effects, when the things are otherwise entirely different. Thus, learning enlightens the mind, because it is to the mind what light is to the eye, enabling it to discover things before hidden.
 noun (n.) A relation or correspondence in function, between organs or parts which are decidedly different.
 noun (n.) Proportion; equality of ratios.
 noun (n.) Conformity of words to the genius, structure, or general rules of a language; similarity of origin, inflection, or principle of pronunciation, and the like, as opposed to anomaly.

andropetalousadjective (a.) Produced by the conversion of the stamens into petals, as double flowers, like the garden ranunculus.

anencephalousadjective (a.) Without a brain; brainless.

anisopetalousadjective (a.) Having unequal petals.

anomaloflorousadjective (a.) Having anomalous flowers.

anomalousadjective (a.) Deviating from a general rule, method, or analogy; abnormal; irregular; as, an anomalous proceeding.

anomalousnessnoun (n.) Quality of being anomalous.

antipetalousadjective (a.) Standing before a petal, as a stamen.

antisepalousadjective (a.) Standing before a sepal, or calyx leaf.

apetalousadjective (a.) Having no petals, or flower leaves. [See Illust. under Anther].

apetalousnessnoun (n.) The state of being apetalous.

astragaloidadjective (a.) Resembling the astragalus in form.

astragalomancynoun (n.) Divination by means of small bones or dice.

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


Rhyming Words According to Last 2 Letters (lo) - English Words That Ends with lo:


adelantadillonoun (n.) A Spanish red wine made of the first ripe grapes.

apollonoun (n.) A deity among the Greeks and Romans. He was the god of light and day (the "sun god"), of archery, prophecy, medicine, poetry, and music, etc., and was represented as the model of manly grace and beauty; -- called also Phebus.

armadillonoun (n.) Any edentate animal if the family Dasypidae, peculiar to America. The body and head are incased in an armor composed of small bony plates. The armadillos burrow in the earth, seldom going abroad except at night. When attacked, they curl up into a ball, presenting the armor on all sides. Their flesh is good food. There are several species, one of which (the peba) is found as far north as Texas. See Peba, Poyou, Tatouay.
 noun (n.) A genus of small isopod Crustacea that can roll themselves into a ball.

bilalonoun (n.) A two-masted passenger boat or small vessel, used in the bay of Manila.

blanquillonoun (n.) A large fish of Florida and the W. Indies (Caulolatilus chrysops). It is red, marked with yellow.

bombolonoun (n.) A thin spheroidal glass retort or flask, used in the sublimation of camphor.

bordellonoun (n.) A brothel; a bawdyhouse; a house devoted to prostitution.

brocatellonoun (n.) Same as Brocatel.

buffalonoun (n.) A species of the genus Bos or Bubalus (B. bubalus), originally from India, but now found in most of the warmer countries of the eastern continent. It is larger and less docile than the common ox, and is fond of marshy places and rivers.
 noun (n.) A very large and savage species of the same genus (B. Caffer) found in South Africa; -- called also Cape buffalo.
 noun (n.) Any species of wild ox.
 noun (n.) The bison of North America.
 noun (n.) A buffalo robe. See Buffalo robe, below.
 noun (n.) The buffalo fish. See Buffalo fish, below.

bumbelonoun (n.) A glass used in subliming camphor.

bummalonoun (n.) A small marine Asiatic fish (Saurus ophidon) used in India as a relish; -- called also Bombay duck.

bolonoun (n.) A kind of large knife resembling a machete.

cellonoun (n.) A contraction for Violoncello.

cembalonoun (n.) An old name for the harpsichord.

cocobolonoun (n.) Alt. of Cocobolas

colocolonoun (n.) A South American wild cat (Felis colocolo), of the size of the ocelot.

crotalonoun (n.) A Turkish musical instrument.

caballonoun (n.) A horse.

coyotillonoun (n.) A low rhamnaceous shrub (Karwinskia humboldtiana) of the southwestern United States and Mexico. Its berries are said to be poisonous to the coyote.

duelonoun (n.) A duel; also, the rules of dueling.

diabolonoun (n.) An old game or sport (revived under this name) consisting in whirling on a string, fastened to two sticks, a small somewhat spool-shaped object (called the diabolo) so as to balance it on a string, toss it in the air and catch it, etc.

flonoun (n.) An arrow.

funambulonoun (n.) Alt. of Funambulus

grenadillonoun (n.) A handsome tropical American wood, much used for making flutes and other wind instruments; -- called also Grenada cocos, or cocus, and red ebony.

halonoun (n.) A luminous circle, usually prismatically colored, round the sun or moon, and supposed to be caused by the refraction of light through crystals of ice in the atmosphere. Connected with halos there are often white bands, crosses, or arches, resulting from the same atmospheric conditions.
 noun (n.) A circle of light; especially, the bright ring represented in painting as surrounding the heads of saints and other holy persons; a glory; a nimbus.
 noun (n.) An ideal glory investing, or affecting one's perception of, an object.
 noun (n.) A colored circle around a nipple; an areola.
 verb (v. t. & i.) To form, or surround with, a halo; to encircle with, or as with, a halo.

hellonoun (interj. & n.) See Halloo.

hollonoun (interj. & n.) Ho there; stop; attend; hence, a loud cry or a call to attract attention; a halloo.
  (interj.) To call out or exclaim; to halloo. This form is now mostly replaced by hello.

kilonoun (n.) An abbreviation of Kilogram.

lalonoun (n.) The powdered leaves of the baobab tree, used by the Africans to mix in their soup, as the southern negroes use powdered sassafras. Cf. Couscous.

mabolonoun (n.) A kind of persimmon tree (Diospyros discolor) from the Philippine Islands, now introduced into the East and West Indies. It bears an edible fruit as large as a quince.

morellonoun (n.) A kind of nearly black cherry with dark red flesh and juice, -- used chiefly for preserving.

matajuelonoun (n.) A large squirrel fish (Holocentrus ascensionis) of Florida and the West Indies.

niellonoun (n.) A metallic alloy of a deep black color.
 noun (n.) The art, process, or method of decorating metal with incised designs filled with the black alloy.
 noun (n.) A piece of metal, or any other object, so decorated.
 noun (n.) An impression on paper taken from an ancient incised decoration or metal plate.
 noun (n.) An impression on paper taken from the engraved or incised surface before the niello alloy has been inlaid.

noctambulonoun (n.) A noctambulist.

obolonoun (n.) A copper coin, used in the Ionian Islands, about one cent in value.

orlonoun (n.) A wind instrument of music in use among the Spaniards.

ovolonoun (n.) A round, convex molding. See Illust. of Column.

paolonoun (n.) An old Italian silver coin, worth about ten cents.

peccadillonoun (n.) A slight trespass or offense; a petty crime or fault.

piccolonoun (n.) A small, shrill flute, the pitch of which is an octave higher than the ordinary flute; an octave flute.
 noun (n.) A small upright piano.
 noun (n.) An organ stop, with a high, piercing tone.

pimpillonoun (n.) A West Indian name for the prickly pear (Opuntia); -- called also pimploes.

polonoun (n.) A game of ball of Eastern origin, resembling hockey, with the players on horseback.
 noun (n.) A similar game played on the ice, or on a prepared floor, by players wearing skates.
 noun (n.) A game similar to hockey played by swimmers.
 noun (n.) A Spanish gypsy dance characterized by energetic movements of the body while the feet merely shuffle or glide, with unison singing and rhythmic clapping of hands.

pomelonoun (n.) A variety of shaddock, called also grape fruit.

prunellonoun (n.) A smooth woolen stuff, generally black, used for making shoes; a kind of lasting; -- formerly used also for clergymen's gowns.
 noun (n.) A species of dried plum; prunelle.

pueblonoun (n.) A communistic building erected by certain Indian tribes of Arizona and New Mexico. It is often of large size and several stories high, and is usually built either of stone or adobe. The term is also applied to any Indian village in the same region.

pulvillonoun (n.) A kind of perfume in the form of a powder, formerly much used, -- often in little bags.

punchinellonoun (n.) A punch; a buffoon; originally, in a puppet show, a character represented as fat, short, and humpbacked.

pupelonoun (n.) Cider brandy.

palonoun (n.) A pole or timber of any kind; -- in the names of trees.

pergolonoun (n.) A continuous colonnade or arcade; -- applied to the decorative groups of windows, as in Venetian palazzi.

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


Rhyming Words According to First 2 Letters (al) - Words That Begins with al:


alanoun (n.) A winglike organ, or part.

alabasternoun (n.) A compact variety or sulphate of lime, or gypsum, of fine texture, and usually white and translucent, but sometimes yellow, red, or gray. It is carved into vases, mantel ornaments, etc.
 noun (n.) A hard, compact variety of carbonate of lime, somewhat translucent, or of banded shades of color; stalagmite. The name is used in this sense by Pliny. It is sometimes distinguished as oriental alabaster.
 noun (n.) A box or vessel for holding odoriferous ointments, etc.; -- so called from the stone of which it was originally made.

alabastrianadjective (a.) Alabastrine.

alabastrineadjective (a.) Of, pertaining to, or like, alabaster; as alabastrine limbs.

alabastrumnoun (n.) A flower bud.

alacriousadjective (a.) Brisk; joyously active; lively.

alacriousnessnoun (n.) Alacrity.

alacritynoun (n.) A cheerful readiness, willingness, or promptitude; joyous activity; briskness; sprightliness; as, the soldiers advanced with alacrity to meet the enemy.

aladinistnoun (n.) One of a sect of freethinkers among the Mohammedans.

alilonghinoun (n.) The tunny. See Albicore.

alamirenoun (n.) The lowest note but one in Guido Aretino's scale of music.

alamodalitynoun (n.) The quality of being a la mode; conformity to the mode or fashion; fashionableness.

alamodenoun (n.) A thin, black silk for hoods, scarfs, etc.; -- often called simply mode.
 adverb (adv. & a.) According to the fashion or prevailing mode.

alamortadjective (a.) To the death; mortally.

alannoun (n.) A wolfhound.

alaninenoun (n.) A white crystalline base, C3H7NO2, derived from aldehyde ammonia.

alantinnoun (n.) See Inulin.

alaradjective (a.) Pertaining to, or having, wings.
 adjective (a.) Axillary; in the fork or axil.

alarmnoun (n.) A summons to arms, as on the approach of an enemy.
 noun (n.) Any sound or information intended to give notice of approaching danger; a warning sound to arouse attention; a warning of danger.
 noun (n.) A sudden attack; disturbance; broil.
 noun (n.) Sudden surprise with fear or terror excited by apprehension of danger; in the military use, commonly, sudden apprehension of being attacked by surprise.
 noun (n.) A mechanical contrivance for awaking persons from sleep, or rousing their attention; an alarum.
 verb (v. t.) To call to arms for defense; to give notice to (any one) of approaching danger; to rouse to vigilance and action; to put on the alert.
 verb (v. t.) To keep in excitement; to disturb.
 verb (v. t.) To surprise with apprehension of danger; to fill with anxiety in regard to threatening evil; to excite with sudden fear.

alarmingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Alarm
 adverb (a.) Exciting, or calculated to excite, alarm; causing apprehension of danger; as, an alarming crisis or report. -- A*larm"ing*ly, adv.

alarmableadjective (a.) Easily alarmed or disturbed.

alarmedadjective (a.) Aroused to vigilance; excited by fear of approaching danger; agitated; disturbed; as, an alarmed neighborhood; an alarmed modesty.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Alarm

alarmistnoun (n.) One prone to sound or excite alarms, especially, needless alarms.

alarumnoun (n.) See Alarm.

alaryadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to wings; also, wing-shaped.

alateadjective (a.) Alt. of Alated
 adverb (adv.) Lately; of late.

alatedadjective (a.) Winged; having wings, or side appendages like wings.

alaternnoun (n.) Alt. of Alaternus

alaternusnoun (n.) An ornamental evergreen shrub (Rhamnus alaternus) belonging to the buckthorns.

alationnoun (n.) The state of being winged.

alauntnoun (n.) See Alan.

albnoun (n.) A vestment of white linen, reaching to the feet, an enveloping the person; -- in the Roman Catholic church, worn by those in holy orders when officiating at mass. It was formerly worn, at least by clerics, in daily life.

albacorenoun (n.) See Albicore.

albannoun (n.) A white crystalline resinous substance extracted from gutta-percha by the action of alcohol or ether.

albaniannoun (n.) A native of Albania.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to Albania, a province of Turkey.

albatanoun (n.) A white metallic alloy; which is made into spoons, forks, teapots, etc. British plate or German silver. See German silver, under German.

albatrossnoun (n.) A web-footed bird, of the genus Diomedea, of which there are several species. They are the largest of sea birds, capable of long-continued flight, and are often seen at great distances from the land. They are found chiefly in the southern hemisphere.

albedonoun (n.) Whiteness. Specifically: (Astron.) The ratio which the light reflected from an unpolished surface bears to the total light falling upon that surface.

albertitenoun (n.) A bituminous mineral resembling asphaltum, found in the county of A. /bert, New Brunswick.

albertypenoun (n.) A picture printed from a kind of gelatine plate produced by means of a photographic negative.

albescencenoun (n.) The act of becoming white; whitishness.

albescentadjective (a.) Becoming white or whitish; moderately white.

albicantadjective (a.) Growing or becoming white.

albicationnoun (n.) The process of becoming white, or developing white patches, or streaks.

albicorenoun (n.) A name applied to several large fishes of the Mackerel family, esp. Orcynus alalonga. One species (Orcynus thynnus), common in the Mediterranean and Atlantic, is called in New England the horse mackerel; the tunny.

albificationnoun (n.) The act or process of making white.

albigensesnoun (n. pl.) Alt. of Albigeois

albigeoisnoun (n. pl.) A sect of reformers opposed to the church of Rome in the 12th centuries.

albigensianadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the Albigenses.

albinessnoun (n.) A female albino.

ENGLISH WORDS BOTH FIRST AND LAST LETTERS RHYMING WITH ALO:

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

accelerandoadjective (a.) Gradually accelerating the movement.

adagionoun (n.) A piece of music in adagio time; a slow movement; as, an adagio of Haydn.
 adverb (a. & adv.) Slow; slowly, leisurely, and gracefully. When repeated, adagio, adagio, it directs the movement to be very slow.

adelantadonoun (n.) A governor of a province; a commander.

adonoun (n.) To do; in doing; as, there is nothing ado.
 noun (n.) Doing; trouble; difficulty; troublesome business; fuss; bustle; as, to make a great ado about trifles.

advisonoun (n.) Advice; counsel; suggestion; also, a dispatch or advice boat.

aerugonoun (n.) The rust of any metal, esp. of brass or copper; verdigris.

agionoun (n.) The premium or percentage on a better sort of money when it is given in exchange for an inferior sort. The premium or discount on foreign bills of exchange is sometimes called agio.

agitatoadjective (a.) Sung or played in a restless, hurried, and spasmodic manner.

ainonoun (n.) One of a peculiar race inhabiting Yesso, the Kooril Islands etc., in the northern part of the empire of Japan, by some supposed to have been the progenitors of the Japanese. The Ainos are stout and short, with hairy bodies.

akimboadjective (a.) With a crook or bend; with the hand on the hip and elbow turned outward.

albinonoun (n.) A person, whether negro, Indian, or white, in whom by some defect of organization the substance which gives color to the skin, hair, and eyes is deficient or in a morbid state. An albino has a skin of a milky hue, with hair of the same color, and eyes with deep red pupil and pink or blue iris. The term is also used of the lower animals, as white mice, elephants, etc.; and of plants in a whitish condition from the absence of chlorophyll.

albugonoun (n.) Same as Leucoma.

alcedonoun (n.) A genus of perching birds, including the European kingfisher (Alcedo ispida). See Halcyon.

alconoun (n.) A small South American dog, domesticated by the aborigines.

allegrettonoun (n.) A movement in this time.
 adjective (a.) Quicker than andante, but not so quick as allegro.

allegronoun (n.) An allegro movement; a quick, sprightly strain or piece.
 adjective (a.) Brisk, lively.

altissimonoun (n.) The part or notes situated above F in alt.

altonoun (n.) Formerly the part sung by the highest male, or counter-tenor, voices; now the part sung by the lowest female, or contralto, voices, between in tenor and soprano. In instrumental music it now signifies the tenor.
 noun (n.) An alto singer.

ambonoun (n.) A large pulpit or reading desk, in the early Christian churches.

ambuscadonoun (n.) Ambuscade.

amidoadjective (a.) Containing, or derived from, amidogen.

amontilladonoun (n.) A dry kind of cherry, of a light color.

amorosonoun (n.) A lover; a man enamored.
 adverb (adv.) In a soft, tender, amatory style.

anattonoun (n.) Same as Annotto.

andantinoadjective (a.) Rather quicker than andante; between that allegretto.

angwantibonoun (n.) A small lemuroid mammal (Arctocebus Calabarensis) of Africa. It has only a rudimentary tail.

anonoun (n.) A black bird of tropical America, the West Indies and Florida (Crotophaga ani), allied to the cuckoos, and remarkable for communistic nesting.

annottonoun (n.) Alt. of Arnotto

arnottonoun (n.) A red or yellowish-red dyeing material, prepared from the pulp surrounding the seeds of a tree (Bixa orellana) belonging to the tropical regions of America. It is used for coloring cheese, butter, etc.
 noun (n.) Same as Annotto.

anteporticonoun (n.) An outer porch or vestibule.

aparejonoun (n.) A kind of pack saddle used in the American military service and among the Spanish Americans. It is made of leather stuffed with hay, moss, or the like.

araguatonoun (n.) A South American monkey, the ursine howler (Mycetes ursinus). See Howler, n., 2.

arangonoun (n.) A bead of rough carnelian. Arangoes were formerly imported from Bombay for use in the African slave trade.

archipelagonoun (n.) The Grecian Archipelago, or Aegean Sea, separating Greece from Asia Minor. It is studded with a vast number of small islands.
 noun (n.) Hence: Any sea or broad sheet of water interspersed with many islands or with a group of islands.

argonoun (n.) The name of the ship which carried Jason and his fifty-four companions to Colchis, in quest of the Golden Fleece.
 noun (n.) A large constellation in the southern hemisphere, called also Argo Navis. In modern astronomy it is replaced by its three divisions, Carina, Puppis, and Vela.

armadonoun (n.) Armada.

arnattonoun (n.) See Annotto.

arpeggionoun (n.) The production of the tones of a chord in rapid succession, as in playing the harp, and not simultaneously; a strain thus played.

arroyonoun (n.) A water course; a rivulet.
 noun (n.) The dry bed of a small stream.

asinegonoun (n.) Alt. of Assinego

assinegonoun (n.) A stupid fellow.
 noun (n.) See Asinego.

assientonoun (n.) A contract or convention between Spain and other powers for furnishing negro slaves for the Spanish dominions in America, esp. the contract made with Great Britain in 1713.

atmonoun (n.) The standard atmospheric pressure used in certain physical measurements calculations; conventionally, that pressure under which the barometer stands at 760 millimeters, at a temperature of 0 Centigrade, at the level of the sea, and in the latitude of Paris.

avigatonoun (n.) See Avocado.

avisonoun (n.) Information; advice.
 noun (n.) An advice boat, or dispatch boat.

avocadonoun (n.) The pulpy fruit of Persea gratissima, a tree of tropical America. It is about the size and shape of a large pear; -- called also avocado pear, alligator pear, midshipman's butter.

ayuntamientonoun (n.) In Spain and Spanish America, a corporation or body of magistrates in cities and towns, corresponding to mayor and aldermen.

aeronoun (n.) An aeroplane, airship, or the like.

amigonoun (n.) A friend; -- a Spanish term applied in the Philippine Islands to friendly natives.

anitonoun (n.) In Guam and the Philippines, an idol, fetich, or spirit.

aviadonoun (n.) One who works a mine with means provided by another.