Name Report For First Name ANANT:


First name ANANT's origin is Celtic. ANANT means "from the stream". You can find other first names and English words that rhymes with ANANT below. Ryhme list involves the matching sounds according to the first letters, last letters and first&last letters of anant.(Brown names are of the same origin (Celtic) with ANANT and Red names are first names with English/Anglo-Saxon origin)

Rhymes with ANANT - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming ANANT



NAMES RHYMING WITH ANANT (According to last letters):

Rhyming Names According to Last 4 Letters (nant) - Names That Ends with nant:

calogrenant conant

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

yervant escorant gallehant rhongomyant agramant sacripant lorant creissant bliant brant briant bryant grant oliphant rhodant valiant clarissant meleagant pant durant durrant

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

moraunt kent bent toussaint devent advent arnt brent clint derwent diamont dumont flint flynt fremont frimunt graent hunt lamont laurent osmont pierrepont toussnint trent vincent waldmunt pierpont avent jacint millicent crescent geraint innocent sargent trevrizent delmont quent quint

NAMES RHYMING WITH ANANT (According to first letters):

Rhyming Names According to First 4 Letters (anan) - Names That Begins with anan:

anan ananda ananya

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

ana anaba anabella anabelle anacelia anahid anahita anais anakausuen anakin analee analeigh analena analise anama anamari anamarie anarosa anassa anastagio anastasia anastasio anastasios anastasius anasuya anasztaizia anasztaz anat anata anate anati anatie anatloe anatol anatola anatoli anatolia anatolie anaxarete anaya anayi

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

an-her anbar anbessa anbidian anca ancaeus ance ancelin ancelina ancenned anchises anci ancil anda andeana andee andena ander andera andere anders anderson andettan andi andie andor andr andraemon andraste andre andrea andreana andreas andree andrei andreo andres andret andreu andrew andria andrian andrianna andric andriel androgeus andromache andromeda andrue andsaca andsware andswarian andswaru andw andweard andwearde


First Names which starts with 'an' and ends with 'nt':

First Names which starts with 'a' and ends with 't':

aart abbot abbott abdul-basit abrihet adalbeorht adalbert adelbert aderet aethelbeorht aethelberht aethelbert agilberht ailat ailbert akshat albert albrecht alburt alcott aldt alumit amdt ameretat amet amethyst amett amot amott amunet anett angharat anghet annot anst aralt archambault aret arkwright arnatt arndt arnet arnett arnot arnott art ascot ascott astolat ateret athracht aubert auhert auset avivit ayawamat

English Words Rhyming ANANT


anantherousadjective (a.) Destitute of anthers.

ananthousadjective (a.) Destitute of flowers; flowerless.

emanantadjective (a.) Issuing or flowing forth; emanating; passing forth into an act, or making itself apparent by an effect; -- said of mental acts; as, an emanant volition.

misdemeanantnoun (n.) One guilty of a misdemeanor.

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

Rhyming Words According to Last 4 Letters (nant) - English Words That Ends with nant:

absonantadjective (a.) Discordant; contrary; -- opposed to consonant.

adjoinantadjective (a.) Contiguous.

agglutinantnoun (n.) Any viscous substance which causes bodies or parts to adhere.
 adjective (a.) Uniting, as glue; causing, or tending to cause, adhesion.

altisonantadjective (a.) High-sounding; lofty or pompous.

appurtenantnoun (n.) Something which belongs or appertains to another thing; an appurtenance.
 adjective (a.) Annexed or pertaining to some more important thing; accessory; incident; as, a right of way appurtenant to land or buildings.

armisonantadjective (a.) Alt. of Armisonous

asonantadjective (a.) Not sounding or sounded.

assonantadjective (a.) Having a resemblance of sounds.
 adjective (a.) Pertaining to the peculiar species of rhyme called assonance; not consonant.

benignantadjective (a.) Kind; gracious; favorable.

complainantnoun (n.) One who makes complaint.
 noun (n.) One who commences a legal process by a complaint.
 noun (n.) The party suing in equity, answering to the plaintiff at common law.

conglutinantadjective (a.) Cementing together; uniting closely; causing to adhere; promoting healing, as of a wound or a broken bone, by adhesion of the parts.

consonantnoun (n.) An articulate sound which in utterance is usually combined and sounded with an open sound called a vowel; a member of the spoken alphabet other than a vowel; also, a letter or character representing such a sound.
 adjective (a.) Having agreement; congruous; consistent; according; -- usually followed by with or to.
 adjective (a.) Having like sounds.
 adjective (a.) harmonizing together; accordant; as, consonant tones, consonant chords.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to consonants; made up of, or containing many, consonants.

containantnoun (n.) A container.

conterminantadjective (a.) Having the same limits; ending at the same time; conterminous.

cotenantnoun (n.) A tenant in common, or a joint tenant.

covenantnoun (n.) A mutual agreement of two or more persons or parties, or one of the stipulations in such an agreement.
 noun (n.) An agreement made by the Scottish Parliament in 1638, and by the English Parliament in 1643, to preserve the reformed religion in Scotland, and to extirpate popery and prelacy; -- usually called the "Solemn League and Covenant."
 noun (n.) The promises of God as revealed in the Scriptures, conditioned on certain terms on the part of man, as obedience, repentance, faith, etc.
 noun (n.) A solemn compact between members of a church to maintain its faith, discipline, etc.
 noun (n.) An undertaking, on sufficient consideration, in writing and under seal, to do or to refrain from some act or thing; a contract; a stipulation; also, the document or writing containing the terms of agreement.
 noun (n.) A form of action for the violation of a promise or contract under seal.
 verb (v. i.) To agree (with); to enter into a formal agreement; to bind one's self by contract; to make a stipulation.
 verb (v. t.) To grant or promise by covenant.

culminantadjective (a.) Being vertical, or at the highest point of altitude; hence, predominant.

determinantnoun (n.) That which serves to determine; that which causes determination.
 noun (n.) The sum of a series of products of several numbers, these products being formed according to certain specified laws
 noun (n.) A mark or attribute, attached to the subject or predicate, narrowing the extent of both, but rendering them more definite and precise.
 adjective (a.) Serving to determine or limit; determinative.

disciplinantnoun (n.) A flagellant. See Flagellant.

discriminantnoun (n.) The eliminant of the n partial differentials of any homogenous function of n variables. See Eliminant.

dissonantadjective (a.) Sounding harshly; discordant; unharmonious.
 adjective (a.) Disagreeing; incongruous; discrepant, -- with from or to.

dominantnoun (n.) The fifth tone of the scale; thus G is the dominant of C, A of D, and so on.
 adjective (a.) Ruling; governing; prevailing; controlling; predominant; as, the dominant party, church, spirit, power.

eliminantnoun (n.) The result of eliminating n variables between n homogeneous equations of any degree; -- called also resultant.

equisonantadjective (a.) Of the same or like sound.

examinantnoun (n.) One who examines; an examiner.
 noun (n.) One who is to be examined.

fulminantadjective (a.) Thundering; fulminating.

germinantadjective (a.) Sprouting; sending forth germs or buds.

horrisonantadjective (a.) Horrisonous.

illuminantnoun (n.) That which illuminates or affords light; as, gas and petroleum are illuminants.

imaginantnoun (n.) An imaginer.
 adjective (a.) Imagining; conceiving.

impregnantnoun (n.) That which impregnates.
 adjective (a.) Not pregnant; unfertilized or infertile.

inconsonantadjective (a.) Not consonant or agreeing; inconsistent; discordant.

indignantadjective (a.) Affected with indignation; wrathful; passionate; irate; feeling wrath, as when a person is exasperated by unworthy or unjust treatment, by a mean action, or by a degrading accusation.

joinantadjective (a.) Adjoining.

lenocinantadjective (a.) Given to lewdness.

lieutenantnoun (n.) An officer who supplies the place of a superior in his absence; a representative of, or substitute for, another in the performance of any duty.
 noun (n.) A commissioned officer in the army, next below a captain.
 noun (n.) A commissioned officer in the British navy, in rank next below a commander.
 noun (n.) A commissioned officer in the United States navy, in rank next below a lieutenant commander.

luminantadjective (a.) Luminous.

malignantnoun (n.) A man of extrems enmity or evil intentions.
 noun (n.) One of the adherents of Charles L. or Charles LL.; -- so called by the opposite party.
 adjective (a.) Disposed to do harm, inflict suffering, or cause distress; actuated by extreme malevolence or enmity; virulently inimical; bent on evil; malicious.
 adjective (a.) Characterized or caused by evil intentions; pernicious.
 adjective (a.) Tending to produce death; threatening a fatal issue; virulent; as, malignant diphtheria.

mendinantnoun (n.) A mendicant or begging friar.

nonmalignantadjective (a.) Not malignant, as a disease.

nonruminantadjective (a.) Not ruminating; as, a nonruminant animal.

nonsonantnoun (n.) A nonsonant or nonvocal consonant.
 adjective (a.) Not sonant.

oppugnantnoun (n.) An opponent.
 adjective (a.) Tending to awaken hostility; hostile; opposing; warring.

ordinantnoun (n.) One who ordains.
 adjective (a.) Ordaining; decreeing.

ordonnantadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to ordonnance.

originantadjective (a.) Originating; original.

pennantnoun (n.) A small flag; a pennon. The narrow, / long, pennant (called also whip or coach whip) is a long, narrow piece of bunting, carried at the masthead of a government vessel in commission. The board pennant is an oblong, nearly square flag, carried at the masthead of a commodore's vessel.
 noun (n.) A rope or strap to which a purchase is hooked.

plainantnoun (n.) One who makes complaint; the plaintiff.

poignantadjective (a.) Pricking; piercing; sharp; pungent.
 adjective (a.) Fig.: Pointed; keen; satirical.

predominantadjective (a.) Having the ascendency over others; superior in strength, influence, or authority; prevailing; as, a predominant color; predominant excellence.

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

abdicantnoun (n.) One who abdicates.
 adjective (a.) Abdicating; renouncing; -- followed by of.

aberrantadjective (a.) Wandering; straying from the right way.
 adjective (a.) Deviating from the ordinary or natural type; exceptional; abnormal.

abeyantadjective (a.) Being in a state of abeyance.

abirritantnoun (n.) A medicine that diminishes irritation.

abradantnoun (n.) A material used for grinding, as emery, sand, powdered glass, etc.

abundantadjective (a.) Fully sufficient; plentiful; in copious supply; -- followed by in, rarely by with.

acceptantnoun (n.) An accepter.
 adjective (a.) Accepting; receiving.

accomptantnoun (n.) See Accountant.

accordantadjective (a.) Agreeing; consonant; harmonious; corresponding; conformable; -- followed by with or to.

accountantnoun (n.) One who renders account; one accountable.
 noun (n.) A reckoner.
 noun (n.) One who is skilled in, keeps, or adjusts, accounts; an officer in a public office, who has charge of the accounts.
 adjective (a.) Accountable.

accusantnoun (n.) An accuser.

acquaintantnoun (n.) An acquaintance.

adamantnoun (n.) A stone imagined by some to be of impenetrable hardness; a name given to the diamond and other substances of extreme hardness; but in modern mineralogy it has no technical signification. It is now a rhetorical or poetical name for the embodiment of impenetrable hardness.
 noun (n.) Lodestone; magnet.

adhamantadjective (a.) Clinging, as by hooks.

adjuvantnoun (n.) A substance added to an immunogenic agent to enhance the production of antibodies.
 noun (n.) A substance added to a formulation of a drug which enhances the effect of the active ingredient.
 noun (n.) An assistant.
 noun (n.) An ingredient, in a prescription, which aids or modifies the action of the principal ingredient.
 adjective (a.) Helping; helpful; assisting.

adjutantnoun (n.) A helper; an assistant.
 noun (n.) A regimental staff officer, who assists the colonel, or commanding officer of a garrison or regiment, in the details of regimental and garrison duty.
 noun (n.) A species of very large stork (Ciconia argala), a native of India; -- called also the gigantic crane, and by the native name argala. It is noted for its serpent-destroying habits.

administrantnoun (n.) One who administers.
 adjective (a.) Executive; acting; managing affairs.

adragantnoun (n.) Gum tragacanth.

adulterantnoun (n.) That which is used to adulterate anything.
 adjective (a.) Adulterating; as, adulterant agents and processes.

adumbrantadjective (a.) Giving a faint shadow, or slight resemblance; shadowing forth.

affiantnoun (n.) One who makes an affidavit.

affirmantnoun (n.) One who affirms or asserts.
 noun (n.) One who affirms, instead of taking an oath.

aidantadjective (a.) Helping; helpful; supplying aid.

albicantadjective (a.) Growing or becoming white.

alicantnoun (n.) A kind of wine, formerly much esteemed; -- said to have been made near Alicant, in Spain.

aliquantadjective (a.) An aliquant part of a number or quantity is one which does not divide it without leaving a remainder; thus, 5 is an aliquant part of 16. Opposed to aliquot.

allegiantadjective (a.) Loyal.

alliantnoun (n.) An ally; a confederate.

alterantnoun (n.) An alterative.
 adjective (a.) Altering; gradually changing.

altivolantadjective (a.) Flying high.

amarantnoun (n.) Amaranth, 1.

ambulantadjective (a.) Walking; moving from place to place.

amplectantadjective (a.) Clasping a support; as, amplectant tendrils.

annuitantnoun (n.) One who receives, or its entitled to receive, an annuity.

antnoun (n.) A hymenopterous insect of the Linnaean genus Formica, which is now made a family of several genera; an emmet; a pismire.

anticipantadjective (a.) Anticipating; expectant; -- with of.

apophlegmatizantnoun (n.) An apophlegmatic.

appealantnoun (n.) An appellant.

appellantnoun (n.) One who accuses another of felony or treason.
 noun (n.) One who appeals, or asks for a rehearing or review of a cause by a higher tribunal.
 noun (n.) A challenger.
 noun (n.) One who appealed to a general council against the bull Unigenitus.
 noun (n.) One who appeals or entreats.
 adjective (a.) Relating to an appeal; appellate.

appendantnoun (n.) Anything attached to another as incidental or subordinate to it.
 noun (n.) A inheritance annexed by prescription to a superior inheritance.
 verb (v. t.) Hanging; annexed; adjunct; concomitant; as, a seal appendant to a paper.
 verb (v. t.) Appended by prescription, that is, a personal usage for a considerable time; -- said of a thing of inheritance belonging to another inheritance which is superior or more worthy; as, an advowson, common, etc. , which may be appendant to a manor, common of fishing to a freehold, a seat in church to a house.

applicantnoun (n.) One who apples for something; one who makes request; a petitioner.

appreciantadjective (a.) Appreciative.

arcboutantnoun (n.) A flying buttress.

arrantadjective (a.) Notoriously or preeminently bad; thorough or downright, in a bad sense; shameless; unmitigated; as, an arrant rogue or coward.
 adjective (a.) Thorough or downright, in a good sense.

arrogantadjective (a.) Making, or having the disposition to make, exorbitant claims of rank or estimation; giving one's self an undue degree of importance; assuming; haughty; -- applied to persons.
 adjective (a.) Containing arrogance; marked with arrogance; proceeding from undue claims or self-importance; -- applied to things; as, arrogant pretensions or behavior.

ascendantnoun (n.) Ascent; height; elevation.
 noun (n.) The horoscope, or that degree of the ecliptic which rises above the horizon at the moment of one's birth; supposed to have a commanding influence on a person's life and fortune.
 noun (n.) Superiority, or commanding influence; ascendency; as, one man has the ascendant over another.
 noun (n.) An ancestor, or one who precedes in genealogy or degrees of kindred; a relative in the ascending line; a progenitor; -- opposed to descendant.
 adjective (a.) Alt. of Ascendent

ascessantadjective (a.) See Acescency, Acescent.

aspectantadjective (a.) Facing each other.

aspirantnoun (n.) One who aspires; one who eagerly seeks some high position or object of attainment.
 adjective (a.) Aspiring.

assailantnoun (n.) One who, or that which, assails, attacks, or assaults; an assailer.
 adjective (a.) Assailing; attacking.

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

Rhyming Words According to First 4 Letters (anan) - Words That Begins with anan:

ananasnoun (n.) The pineapple (Ananassa sativa).

anandrousadjective (a.) Destitute of stamens, as certain female flowers.

anangularadjective (a.) Containing no angle.

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

anabaptismnoun (n.) The doctrine of the Anabaptists.

anabaptistnoun (n.) A name sometimes applied to a member of any sect holding that rebaptism is necessary for those baptized in infancy.

anabaptisticadjective (a.) Alt. of Anabaptistical

anabaptisticaladjective (a.) Relating or attributed to the Anabaptists, or their doctrines.

anabaptistrynoun (n.) The doctrine, system, or practice, of Anabaptists.

anabasnoun (n.) A genus of fishes, remarkable for their power of living long out of water, and of making their way on land for considerable distances, and for climbing trees; the climbing fishes.

anabasisnoun (n.) A journey or expedition up from the coast, like that of the younger Cyrus into Central Asia, described by Xenophon in his work called "The Anabasis."
 noun (n.) The first period, or increase, of a disease; augmentation.

anabaticadjective (a.) Pertaining to anabasis; as, an anabatic fever.

anabolicadjective (a.) Pertaining to anabolism; an anabolic changes, or processes, more or less constructive in their nature.

anabolismnoun (n.) The constructive metabolism of the body, as distinguished from katabolism.

anacampticadjective (a.) Reflecting of reflected; as, an anacamptic sound (and echo).

anacampticsnoun (n.) The science of reflected light, now called catoptrics.
 noun (n.) The science of reflected sounds.

anacanthininoun (n. pl.) Alt. of Anacanths

anacanthsnoun (n. pl.) A group of teleostean fishes destitute of spiny fin-rays, as the cod.

anacanthousadjective (a.) Spineless, as certain fishes.

anacardiaceousadjective (a.) Belonging to, or resembling, a family, or order, of plants of which the cashew tree is the type, and the species of sumac are well known examples.

anacardicadjective (a.) Pertaining to, or derived from, the cashew nut; as, anacardic acid.

anacardiumnoun (n.) A genus of plants including the cashew tree. See Cashew.

anacatharticnoun (n.) An anacathartic medicine; an expectorant or an emetic.
 adjective (a.) Producing vomiting or expectoration.

anacharisnoun (n.) A fresh-water weed of the frog's-bit family (Hydrocharidaceae), native to America. Transferred to England it became an obstruction to navigation. Called also waterweed and water thyme.

anachoretadjective (a.) Alt. of Anachoretical

anachoreticaladjective (a.) See Anchoret, Anchoretic.

anachorismnoun (n.) An error in regard to the place of an event or a thing; a referring something to a wrong place.

anachronicadjective (a.) Alt. of Anachronical

anachronicaladjective (a.) Characterized by, or involving, anachronism; anachronistic.

anachronismnoun (n.) A misplacing or error in the order of time; an error in chronology by which events are misplaced in regard to each other, esp. one by which an event is placed too early; falsification of chronological relation.

anachronisticadjective (a.) Erroneous in date; containing an anachronism.

anachronousadjective (a.) Containing an anachronism; anachronistic.

anaclasticadjective (a.) Produced by the refraction of light, as seen through water; as, anaclastic curves.
 adjective (a.) Springing back, as the bottom of an anaclastic glass.

anaclasticsnoun (n.) That part of optics which treats of the refraction of light; -- commonly called dioptrics.

anacoenosisnoun (n.) A figure by which a speaker appeals to his hearers or opponents for their opinion on the point in debate.

anacoluthicadjective (a.) Lacking grammatical sequence.

anacoluthonnoun (n.) A want of grammatical sequence or coherence in a sentence; an instance of a change of construction in a sentence so that the latter part does not syntactically correspond with the first part.

anacondanoun (n.) A large South American snake of the Boa family (Eunectes murinus), which lives near rivers, and preys on birds and small mammals. The name is also applied to a similar large serpent (Python tigris) of Ceylon.

anacreonticnoun (n.) A poem after the manner of Anacreon; a sprightly little poem in praise of love and wine.
 adjective (a.) Pertaining to, after the manner of, or in the meter of, the Greek poet Anacreon; amatory and convivial.

anacroticadjective (a.) Pertaining to anachronism.

anacrotismnoun (n.) A secondary notch in the pulse curve, obtained in a sphygmographic tracing.

anacrusisnoun (n.) A prefix of one or two unaccented syllables to a verse properly beginning with an accented syllable.

anademnoun (n.) A garland or fillet; a chaplet or wreath.

anadiplosisnoun (n.) A repetition of the last word or any prominent word in a sentence or clause, at the beginning of the next, with an adjunct idea; as, "He retained his virtues amidst all his misfortunes -- misfortunes which no prudence could foresee or prevent."

anadromnoun (n.) A fish that leaves the sea and ascends rivers.

anadromousadjective (a.) Ascending rivers from the sea, at certain seasons, for breeding, as the salmon, shad, etc.
 adjective (a.) Tending upwards; -- said of terns in which the lowest secondary segments are on the upper side of the branch of the central stem.

anaemiaadjective (a.) A morbid condition in which the blood is deficient in quality or in quantity.

anaemicadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to anaemia.

anaerobicadjective (a.) Relating to, or like, anaerobies; anaerobiotic.
 adjective (a.) Not requiring air or oxygen for life; -- applied especially to those microbes to which free oxygen is unnecessary; anaerobiotic; -- opposed to aerobic.

anaerobiesnoun (n. pl.) Microorganisms which do not require oxygen, but are killed by it.

anaerobioticadjective (a.) Related to, or of the nature of, anaerobies.

anaesthesianoun (n.) Entire or partial loss or absence of feeling or sensation; a state of general or local insensibility produced by disease or by the inhalation or application of an anaesthetic.

anaesthesisnoun (n.) See Anaesthesia.

anaestheticnoun (n.) That which produces insensibility to pain, as chloroform, ether, etc.
 adjective (a.) Capable of rendering insensible; as, anaesthetic agents.
 adjective (a.) Characterized by, or connected with, insensibility; as, an anaesthetic effect or operation.


English Words which starts with 'an' and ends with 'nt':

ancientnoun (n.) Those who lived in former ages, as opposed to the moderns.
 noun (n.) An aged man; a patriarch. Hence: A governor; a ruler; a person of influence.
 noun (n.) A senior; an elder; a predecessor.
 noun (n.) One of the senior members of the Inns of Court or of Chancery.
 noun (n.) An ensign or flag.
 noun (n.) The bearer of a flag; an ensign.
 adjective (a.) Old; that happened or existed in former times, usually at a great distance of time; belonging to times long past; specifically applied to the times before the fall of the Roman empire; -- opposed to modern; as, ancient authors, literature, history; ancient days.
 adjective (a.) Old; that has been of long duration; of long standing; of great age; as, an ancient forest; an ancient castle.
 adjective (a.) Known for a long time, or from early times; -- opposed to recent or new; as, the ancient continent.
 adjective (a.) Dignified, like an aged man; magisterial; venerable.
 adjective (a.) Experienced; versed.
 adjective (a.) Former; sometime.

anentadjective (a.) Over against; as, he lives anent the church.
 adjective (a.) About; concerning; in respect; as, he said nothing anent this particular.

annectentadjective (a.) Connecting; annexing.

annexmentnoun (n.) The act of annexing, or the thing annexed; appendage.

announcementnoun (n.) The act of announcing, or giving notice; that which announces; proclamation; publication.

annuentadjective (a.) Nodding; as, annuent muscles (used in nodding).

annulmentnoun (n.) The act of annulling; abolition; invalidation.

anointmentnoun (n.) The act of anointing, or state of being anointed; also, an ointment.

antecedentnoun (n.) That which goes before in time; that which precedes.
 noun (n.) One who precedes or goes in front.
 noun (n.) The earlier events of one's life; previous principles, conduct, course, history.
 noun (n.) The noun to which a relative refers; as, in the sentence "Solomon was the prince who built the temple," prince is the antecedent of who.
 noun (n.) The first or conditional part of a hypothetical proposition; as, If the earth is fixed, the sun must move.
 noun (n.) The first of the two propositions which constitute an enthymeme or contracted syllogism; as, Every man is mortal; therefore the king must die.
 noun (n.) The first of the two terms of a ratio; the first or third of the four terms of a proportion. In the ratio a:b, a is the antecedent, and b the consequent.
 adjective (a.) Going before in time; prior; anterior; preceding; as, an event antecedent to the Deluge; an antecedent cause.
 adjective (a.) Presumptive; as, an antecedent improbability.

antepredicamentnoun (n.) A prerequisite to a clear understanding of the predicaments and categories, such as definitions of common terms.

antiputrescentadjective (a.) Counteracting, or preserving from, putrefaction; antiseptic.