Name Report For First Name ESTON:

ESTON

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

Rhymes with ESTON - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming ESTON

FIRST NAMES WHICH INCLUDES ESTON AS A WHOLE:

preston weston aetheston charleston deston cheston

NAMES RHYMING WITH ESTON (According to last letters):

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

alston ralston agoston aiston athelston bryston criston duston easton elliston elston houston hughston johnston kingston langston marston poston triston wynston gaston winston thurston cranston dalston lanston livingston riston rosston

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

afton cihuaton antton txanton alton benton burton carelton fenton hamilton kenton remington rexton sexton stanton anton biton euryton triton ashton kerrington stayton wryeton beaton boynton branton braxton brayton bretton brighton britton bryceton buinton carleton carlton charlton chayton clayton clifton clinton clyffton crayton creighton crofton danton daxton dayton delton everton fulaton garton hampton harrington helton hsmilton huntington keaton knoton kolton layton lifton litton macnaughton nachton naughton paiton pallaton paton payton peyton platon

NAMES RHYMING WITH ESTON (According to first letters):

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

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

esta estcot estcott esteban estebana estebe estee estefan estefana estefani estefania estefany estela estelita estella estelle estephanie ester esteva estevan estevao estevon esther estia estmund estra estrela estrella estrellita

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

esam esau escalibor escanor escorant esdras esequiel eshan eshe eshkol esi esiankiki esinam eskama eskame eskild eskor esma esmak esme esmeralda esmeraude esmerelda esmond esmund espen esperanza esquevelle esra esrlson essam essence essien eszter eszti

NAMES BOTH FIRST AND LAST LETTERS RHYMING WITH ESTON:

First Names which starts with 'es' and ends with 'on':

First Names which starts with 'e' and ends with 'n':

eachan eachann eachthighearn eadaion eadlin eadlyn eadwyn eagan eagon ealdian ealdun ealhdun eallison eamon eamonn earlson earnan earvin earwyn eason eathelin eathelyn eaton eatun eavan eban eben eburacon eburscon echion edan eddison edeen eden edern edison edlen edlin edlyn edlynn edmon edson edwardson edwin edwyn efnisien efrain efran efren efron egan egerton eghan egon ehren eibhlhin eibhlin eideann eileen eimhin einion eithan elan eldan elden eldon eldrian eldwin eldwyn elgin elhanan eljin elleen ellen ellison ellyn elsdon elson elton elvern elvin elvyn elwen elwin elwyn elynn eman emerson emlyn emmalyn emman encarnacion endymion eoghan eoghann eoin eorlson ephron eraman eran

English Words Rhyming ESTON

ENGLISH WORDS WHICH INCLUDES ESTON AS A WHOLE:

bilestonenoun (n.) A gallstone, or biliary calculus. See Biliary.

bluestonenoun (n.) Blue vitriol.
 noun (n.) A grayish blue building stone, as that commonly used in the eastern United States.

cobblestonenoun (n.) A large pebble; a rounded stone not too large to be handled; a small boulder; -- used for paving streets and for other purposes.

copestonenoun (n.) A stone for coping. See Coping.

copplestonenoun (n.) A cobblestone.

drakestonenoun (n.) A flat stone so thrown along the surface of water as to skip from point to point before it sinks; also, the sport of so throwing stones; -- sometimes called ducks and drakes.

eaglestonenoun (n.) A concretionary nodule of clay ironstone, of the size of a walnut or larger, so called by the ancients, who believed that the eagle transported these stones to her nest to facilitate the laying of her eggs; aetites.

eyestonenoun (n.) A small, lenticular, calcareous body, esp. an operculum of a small marine shell of the family Turbinidae, used to remove a foreign substance from the eye. It is put into the inner corner of the eye under the lid, and allowed to work its way out at the outer corner, bringing with it the substance.
 noun (n.) Eye agate. See under Eye.

firestonenoun (n.) Iron pyrites, formerly used for striking fire; also, a flint.
 noun (n.) A stone which will bear the heat of a furnace without injury; -- especially applied to the sandstone at the top of the upper greensand in the south of England, used for lining kilns and furnaces.

freestonenoun (n.) A stone composed of sand or grit; -- so called because it is easily cut or wrought.
 adjective (a.) Having the flesh readily separating from the stone, as in certain kinds of peaches.

grapestonenoun (n.) A seed of the grape.

gravestonenoun (n.) A stone laid over, or erected near, a grave, usually with an inscription, to preserve the memory of the dead; a tombstone.

irestonenoun (n.) Any very hard rock.

limestonenoun (n.) A rock consisting chiefly of calcium carbonate or carbonate of lime. It sometimes contains also magnesium carbonate, and is then called magnesian or dolomitic limestone. Crystalline limestone is called marble.

lodestonenoun (n.) A piece of magnetic iron ore possessing polarity like a magnetic needle. See Magnetite.
 noun (n.) Same as Loadstone.

mandlestonenoun (n.) Amygdaloid.

merestonenoun (n.) A stone designating a limit or boundary; a landmark.

milestonenoun (n.) A stone serving the same purpose as a milepost.

needlestonenoun (n.) Natrolite; -- called also needle zeolite.

pipestonenoun (n.) A kind of clay slate, carved by the Indians into tobacco pipes. Cf. Catlinite.

rhinestonenoun (n.) A colorless stone of high luster, made of paste. It is much used as an inexpensive ornament.

ringlestonenoun (n.) The ringed dotterel, or ring plover.

roestonenoun (n.) Same as Oolite.

rubblestonenoun (n.) See Rubble, 1 and 2.

scythestonenoun (n.) A stone for sharpening scythes; a whetstone.

snakestonenoun (n.) A kind of hone slate or whetstone obtained in Scotland.
 noun (n.) An ammonite; -- so called from its form, which resembles that of a coiled snake.

swinestonenoun (n.) See Stinkstone.

testonnoun (n.) A tester; a sixpence.

testonenoun (n.) A silver coin of Portugal, worth about sixpence sterling, or about eleven cents.

tilestonenoun (n.) A kind of laminated shale or sandstone belonging to some of the layers of the Upper Silurian.
 noun (n.) A tile of stone.

tripestonenoun (n.) A variety of anhydrite composed of contorted plates fancied to resemble pieces of tripe.

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


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


bastonnoun (n.) A staff or cudgel.
 noun (n.) See Baton.
 noun (n.) An officer bearing a painted staff, who formerly was in attendance upon the king's court to take into custody persons committed by the court.

bostonnoun (n.) A game at cards, played by four persons, with two packs of fifty-two cards each; -- said to be so called from Boston, Massachusetts, and to have been invented by officers of the French army in America during the Revolutionary war.

kingstonnoun (n.) Alt. of Kingstone

phlogistonnoun (n.) The hypothetical principle of fire, or inflammability, regarded by Stahl as a chemical element.

pistonnoun (n.) A sliding piece which either is moved by, or moves against, fluid pressure. It usually consists of a short cylinder fitting within a cylindrical vessel along which it moves, back and forth. It is used in steam engines to receive motion from the steam, and in pumps to transmit motion to a fluid; also for other purposes.

protistonnoun (n.) One of the Protista.

tetraspastonnoun (n.) A machine in which four pulleys act together.

trispastonnoun (n.) A machine with three pulleys which act together for raising great weights.


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


actonnoun (n.) A stuffed jacket worn under the mail, or (later) a jacket plated with mail.

aketonnoun (n.) See Acton.

astrophytonnoun (n.) A genus of ophiurans having the arms much branched.

asyndetonnoun (n.) A figure which omits the connective; as, I came, I saw, I conquered. It stands opposed to polysyndeton.

badmintonnoun (n.) A game, similar to lawn tennis, played with shuttlecocks.
 noun (n.) A preparation of claret, spiced and sweetened.

barbitonnoun (n.) An ancient Greek instrument resembling a lyre.

bartonnoun (n.) The demesne lands of a manor; also, the manor itself.
 noun (n.) A farmyard.

batonnoun (n.) A staff or truncheon, used for various purposes; as, the baton of a field marshal; the baton of a conductor in musical performances.
 noun (n.) An ordinary with its ends cut off, borne sinister as a mark of bastardy, and containing one fourth in breadth of the bend sinister; -- called also bastard bar. See Bend sinister.

battonnoun (n.) See Batten, and Baton.

betonnoun (n.) The French name for concrete; hence, concrete made after the French fashion.

bretonnoun (n.) A native or inhabitant of Brittany, or Bretagne, in France; also, the ancient language of Brittany; Armorican.
 adjective (a.) Of or relating to Brittany, or Bretagne, in France.

britonnoun (n.) A native of Great Britain.
 adjective (a.) British.

burtonnoun (n.) A peculiar tackle, formed of two or more blocks, or pulleys, the weight being suspended to a hook block in the bight of the running part.

buttonnoun (n.) A knob; a small ball; a small, roundish mass.
 noun (n.) A catch, of various forms and materials, used to fasten together the different parts of dress, by being attached to one part, and passing through a slit, called a buttonhole, in the other; -- used also for ornament.
 noun (n.) A bud; a germ of a plant.
 noun (n.) A piece of wood or metal, usually flat and elongated, turning on a nail or screw, to fasten something, as a door.
 noun (n.) A globule of metal remaining on an assay cupel or in a crucible, after fusion.
 noun (n.) To fasten with a button or buttons; to inclose or make secure with buttons; -- often followed by up.
 noun (n.) To dress or clothe.
 verb (v. i.) To be fastened by a button or buttons; as, the coat will not button.
  () Alt. of evil

cantonnoun (n.) A song or canto
 noun (n.) A small portion; a division; a compartment.
 noun (n.) A small community or clan.
 noun (n.) A small territorial district; esp. one of the twenty-two independent states which form the Swiss federal republic; in France, a subdivision of an arrondissement. See Arrondissement.
 noun (n.) A division of a shield occupying one third part of the chief, usually on the dexter side, formed by a perpendicular line from the top of the shield, meeting a horizontal line from the side.
 verb (v. i.) To divide into small parts or districts; to mark off or separate, as a distinct portion or division.
 verb (v. i.) To allot separate quarters to, as to different parts or divisions of an army or body of troops.

cartonnoun (n.) Pasteboard for paper boxes; also, a pasteboard box.

caxtonnoun (n.) Any book printed by William Caxton, the first English printer.

checklatonnoun (n.) Ciclatoun.
 noun (n.) Gilded leather.

chitonnoun (n.) An under garment among the ancient Greeks, nearly representing the modern shirt.
 noun (n.) One of a group of gastropod mollusks, with a shell composed of eight movable dorsal plates. See Polyplacophora.

cottonnoun (n.) A soft, downy substance, resembling fine wool, consisting of the unicellular twisted hairs which grow on the seeds of the cotton plant. Long-staple cotton has a fiber sometimes almost two inches long; short-staple, from two thirds of an inch to an inch and a half.
 noun (n.) The cotton plant. See Cotten plant, below.
 noun (n.) Cloth made of cotton.
 verb (v. i.) To rise with a regular nap, as cloth does.
 verb (v. i.) To go on prosperously; to succeed.
 verb (v. i.) To unite; to agree; to make friends; -- usually followed by with.
 verb (v. i.) To take a liking to; to stick to one as cotton; -- used with to.

crotonnoun (n.) A genus of euphorbiaceous plants belonging to tropical countries.

croutonnoun (n.) Bread cut in various forms, and fried lightly in butter or oil, to garnish hashes, etc.

dermoskeletonnoun (n.) See Exoskeleton.

emplectonnoun (n.) A kind of masonry in which the outer faces of the wall are ashlar, the space between being filled with broken stone and mortar. Cross layers of stone are interlaid as binders.

endoskeletonnoun (n.) The bony, cartilaginous, or other internal framework of an animal, as distinguished from the exoskeleton.

exoskeletonnoun (n.) The hardened parts of the external integument of an animal, including hair, feathers, nails, horns, scales, etc.,as well as the armor of armadillos and many reptiles, and the shells or hardened integument of numerous invertebrates; external skeleton; dermoskeleton.

feuilletonnoun (n.) A part of a French newspaper (usually the bottom of the page), devoted to light literature, criticism, etc.; also, the article or tale itself, thus printed.

frontonnoun (n.) Same as Frontal, 2.

gluttonnoun (n.) One who eats voraciously, or to excess; a gormandizer.
 noun (n.) Fig.: One who gluts himself.
 noun (n.) A carnivorous mammal (Gulo luscus), of the family Mustelidae, about the size of a large badger. It was formerly believed to be inordinately voracious, whence the name; the wolverene. It is a native of the northern parts of America, Europe, and Asia.
 adjective (a.) Gluttonous; greedy; gormandizing.
 verb (v. t. & i.) To glut; to eat voraciously.

hacquetonnoun (n.) Same as Acton.

haketonnoun (n.) Same as Acton.

homoioptotonnoun (n.) A figure in which the several parts of a sentence end with the same case, or inflection generally.

hyperbatonnoun (n.) A figurative construction, changing or inverting the natural order of words or clauses; as, "echoed the hills" for "the hills echoed."

indobritonnoun (n.) A person born in India, of mixed Indian and British blood; a half-caste.

jettonnoun (n.) A metal counter used in playing cards.

karyomitonnoun (n.) The reticular network of fine fibers, of which the nucleus of a cell is in part composed; -- in opposition to kytomiton, or the network in the body of the cell.

kytomitonnoun (n.) See Karyomiton.

kryptonnoun (n.) An inert gaseous element of the argon group, occurring in air to the extent of about one volume in a million. It was discovered by Ramsay and Travers in 1898. Liquefying point, -- 152 C.; symbol, Kr; atomic weight, 83.0.

latonnoun (n.) Alt. of Latoun

megaphytonnoun (n.) An extinct genus of tree ferns with large, two-ranked leaves, or fronds.

melocotonnoun (n.) Alt. of Melocotoon

meltonnoun (n.) A kind of stout woolen cloth with unfinished face and without raised nap. A commoner variety has a cotton warp.

montonnoun (n.) A heap of ore; a mass undergoing the process of amalgamation.

motonnoun (n.) A small plate covering the armpit in armor of the 14th century and later.

muttonnoun (n.) A sheep.
 noun (n.) The flesh of a sheep.
 noun (n.) A loose woman; a prostitute.

mirlitonnoun (n.) A kind of musical toy into which one sings, hums, or speaks, producing a coarse, reedy sound.

neuroskeletonnoun (n.) The deep-seated parts of the vertebrate skeleton which are relation with the nervous axis and locomation.

pantonnoun (n.) A horseshoe to correct a narrow, hoofbound heel.

phaetonnoun (n.) A four-wheeled carriage (with or without a top), open, or having no side pieces, in front of the seat. It is drawn by one or two horses.
 noun (n.) See Phaethon.
 noun (n.) A handsome American butterfly (Euphydryas, / Melitaea, Phaeton). The upper side of the wings is black, with orange-red spots and marginal crescents, and several rows of cream-colored spots; -- called also Baltimore.

phytonnoun (n.) One of the parts which by their repetition make up a flowering plant, each being a single joint of a stem with its leaf or leaves; a phytomer.

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


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


estoilenoun (n.) A six-pointed star whose rays are wavy, instead of straight like those of a mullet.

estoppingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Estop

estoppelnoun (n.) A stop; an obstruction or bar to one's alleging or denying a fact contrary to his own previous action, allegation, or denial; an admission, by words or conduct, which induces another to purchase rights, against which the party making such admission can not take a position inconsistent with the admission.
 noun (n.) The agency by which the law excludes evidence to dispute certain admissions, which the policy of the law treats as indisputable.

estoversnoun (n. pl.) Necessaries or supples; an allowance to a person out of an estate or other thing for support; as of wood to a tenant for life, etc., of sustenance to a man confined for felony of his estate, or alimony to a woman divorced out of her husband's estate.


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


esthesiometernoun (n.) An instrument to measure the degree of sensation, by determining at how short a distance two impressions upon the skin can be distinguished, and thus to determine whether the condition of tactile sensibility is normal or altered.
 noun (n.) Same as Aesthesiometer.

estheticsnoun (n.) The theory or philosophy of taste; the science of the beautiful in nature and art; esp. that which treats of the expression and embodiment of beauty by art.
 noun (n.) Same as Aesthete, Aesthetic, Aesthetical, Aesthetics, etc.

estnoun (n. & adv.) East.

establishingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Establish

establishadjective (a.) To make stable or firm; to fix immovably or firmly; to set (a thing) in a place and make it stable there; to settle; to confirm.
 adjective (a.) To appoint or constitute for permanence, as officers, laws, regulations, etc.; to enact; to ordain.
 adjective (a.) To originate and secure the permanent existence of; to found; to institute; to create and regulate; -- said of a colony, a state, or other institutions.
 adjective (a.) To secure public recognition in favor of; to prove and cause to be accepted as true; as, to establish a fact, usage, principle, opinion, doctrine, etc.
 adjective (a.) To set up in business; to place advantageously in a fixed condition; -- used reflexively; as, he established himself in a place; the enemy established themselves in the citadel.

establishernoun (n.) One who establishes.

establishmentnoun (n.) The act of establishing; a ratifying or ordaining; settlement; confirmation.
 noun (n.) The state of being established, founded, and the like; fixed state.
 noun (n.) That which is established; as: (a) A form of government, civil or ecclesiastical; especially, a system of religion maintained by the civil power; as, the Episcopal establishment of England. (b) A permanent civil, military, or commercial, force or organization. (c) The place in which one is permanently fixed for residence or business; residence, including grounds, furniture, equipage, etc.; with which one is fitted out; also, any office or place of business, with its fixtures; that which serves for the carrying on of a business; as, to keep up a large establishment; a manufacturing establishment.

establishmentariannoun (n.) One who regards the Church primarily as an establishment formed by the State, and overlooks its intrinsic spiritual character.

estacadenoun (n.) A dike of piles in the sea, a river, etc., to check the approach of an enemy.

estafetnoun (n.) Alt. of Estafette

estafettenoun (n.) A courier who conveys messages to another courier; a military courier sent from one part of an army to another.

estancianoun (n.) A grazing; a country house.

estatenoun (n.) Settled condition or form of existence; state; condition or circumstances of life or of any person; situation.
 noun (n.) Social standing or rank; quality; dignity.
 noun (n.) A person of high rank.
 noun (n.) A property which a person possesses; a fortune; possessions, esp. property in land; also, property of all kinds which a person leaves to be divided at his death.
 noun (n.) The state; the general body politic; the common-wealth; the general interest; state affairs.
 noun (n.) The great classes or orders of a community or state (as the clergy, the nobility, and the commonalty of England) or their representatives who administer the government; as, the estates of the realm (England), which are (1) the lords spiritual, (2) the lords temporal, (3) the commons.
 noun (n.) The degree, quality, nature, and extent of one's interest in, or ownership of, lands, tenements, etc.; as, an estate for life, for years, at will, etc.
 verb (v. t.) To establish.
 verb (v. t.) Tom settle as a fortune.
 verb (v. t.) To endow with an estate.

estatlichadjective (a.) Alt. of Estatly

estatlyadjective (a.) Stately; dignified.

esteemingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Esteem

esteemableadjective (a.) Worthy of esteem; estimable.

esteemernoun (n.) One who esteems; one who sets a high value on any thing.

esternoun (n.) An ethereal salt, or compound ether, consisting of an organic radical united with the residue of any oxygen acid, organic or inorganic; thus the natural fats are esters of glycerin and the fatty acids, oleic, etc.

esthetenoun (n.) Alt. of Esthetics

estheticnoun (n.) Alt. of Esthetics

estheticalnoun (n.) Alt. of Esthetics

estiferousadjective (a.) Producing heat.

estimablenoun (n.) A thing worthy of regard.
 adjective (a.) Capable of being estimated or valued; as, estimable damage.
 adjective (a.) Valuable; worth a great price.
 adjective (a.) Worth of esteem or respect; deserving our good opinion or regard.

estimablenessnoun (n.) The quality of deserving esteem or regard.

estimatingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Estimate

estimatenoun (n.) A valuing or rating by the mind, without actually measuring, weighing, or the like; rough or approximate calculation; as, an estimate of the cost of a building, or of the quantity of water in a pond.
 verb (v. t.) To judge and form an opinion of the value of, from imperfect data, -- either the extrinsic (money), or intrinsic (moral), value; to fix the worth of roughly or in a general way; as, to estimate the value of goods or land; to estimate the worth or talents of a person.
 verb (v. t.) To from an opinion of, as to amount,, number, etc., from imperfect data, comparison, or experience; to make an estimate of; to calculate roughly; to rate; as, to estimate the cost of a trip, the number of feet in a piece of land.

estimativeadjective (a.) Inclined, or able, to estimate; serving for, or capable of being used in, estimating.
 adjective (a.) Pertaining to an estimate.

estimatornoun (n.) One who estimates or values; a valuer.

estivalnoun (n.) Alt. of Estivation

estivatenoun (n.) Alt. of Estivation

estivationnoun (n.) Same as Aestival, Aestivate, etc.

estradenoun (n.) A portion of the floor of a room raised above the general level, as a place for a bed or a throne; a platform; a dais.

estramaconnoun (n.) A straight, heavy sword with two edges, used in the 16th and 17th centuries.
 noun (n.) A blow with edge of a sword.

estrangingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Estrange

estrangednessnoun (n.) State of being estranged; estrangement.

estrangementnoun (n.) The act of estranging, or the state of being estranged; alienation.

estrangernoun (n.) One who estranges.

estrapadenoun (n.) The action of a horse, when, to get rid of his rider, he rears, plunges, and kicks furiously.

estraynoun (n.) Any valuable animal, not wild, found wandering from its owner; a stray.
 verb (v. i.) To stray.

estrenoun (n.) The inward part of a building; the interior.

estreatnoun (n.) A true copy, duplicate, or extract of an original writing or record, esp. of amercements or penalties set down in the rolls of court to be levied by the bailiff, or other officer.
 verb (v. t.) To extract or take out from the records of a court, and send up to the court of exchequer to be enforced; -- said of a forfeited recognizance.
 verb (v. t.) To bring in to the exchequer, as a fine.

estreatingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Estreat

estrepementnoun (n.) A destructive kind of waste, committed by a tenant for life, in lands, woods, or houses.

estrichnoun (n.) Ostrich.
 noun (n.) The down of the ostrich.

estuancenoun (n.) Heat.

estuarineadjective (a.) Pertaining to an estuary; estuary.

estuarynoun (n.) A place where water boils up; a spring that wells forth.
 noun (n.) A passage, as the mouth of a river or lake, where the tide meets the current; an arm of the sea; a frith.
 adjective (a.) Belonging to, or formed in, an estuary; as, estuary strata.

estuatingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Estuate

estuationnoun (n.) The act of estuating; commotion, as of a fluid; agitation.

ENGLISH WORDS BOTH FIRST AND LAST LETTERS RHYMING WITH ESTON:

English Words which starts with 'es' and ends with 'on':

escocheonnoun (n.) Escutcheon.

escutcheonnoun (n.) The surface, usually a shield, upon which bearings are marshaled and displayed. The surface of the escutcheon is called the field, the upper part is called the chief, and the lower part the base (see Chiff, and Field.). That side of the escutcheon which is on the right hand of the knight who bears the shield on his arm is called dexter, and the other side sinister.
 noun (n.) A marking upon the back of a cow's udder and the space above it (the perineum), formed by the hair growing upward or outward instead of downward. It is esteemed an index of milking qualities.
 noun (n.) That part of a vessel's stern on which her name is written.
 noun (n.) A thin metal plate or shield to protect wood, or for ornament, as the shield around a keyhole.
 noun (n.) The depression behind the beak of certain bivalves; the ligamental area.

espadonnoun (n.) A long, heavy, two-handed and two-edged sword, formerly used by Spanish foot soldiers and by executioners.