Name Report For First Name PETER:

PETER

First name PETER's origins are Greek and English. PETER means "rock" (Greek) and "a rock. peter the biblical fisherman and apostle had impulsive nature and rocklike faith. in catholic tradition he is the first pope" in English. You can find other first names and English words that rhymes with PETER below. Ryhme list involves the matching sounds according to the first letters, last letters and first&last letters of peter.(Brown names are of the same origin (Greek,English) with PETER and Red names are first names with English/Anglo-Saxon origin)

Rhymes with PETER - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming PETER

FIRST NAMES WHICH INCLUDES PETER AS A WHOLE:

peterka peterke peterson

NAMES RHYMING WITH PETER (According to last letters):

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

dieter demeter

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

usk-water brewster witter dexter auster kester easter ester eszter hester alister allister attewater ceaster chester colter coulter fitzwalter fitzwater forester forrester foster holter hunter lester macalister sutter sylvester thaxter webster wireceaster worcester wynter walter alaster porter winter carter baxter atwater cater ritter caster dempster leicester alter silvester rossiter

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

clover hesper gauthier iskinder fajer mountakaber nader saber shaker taher abdul-nasser kadeer kyner vortimer yder ager ander iker xabier fleischaker kusner molner bleecker devisser schuyler vanderveer an-her djoser narmer neb-er-tcher acker archer bridger camber denver gardner jasper miller parker taburer tanner tucker turner wheeler symer jesper ogier oliver fearcher keller

NAMES RHYMING WITH PETER (According to first letters):

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

pete

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

peta peta-gaye petiri petr petra petre petrica petrina petrine petron petronela petronilla petronille petrov petru petrus petunia

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

peace peada peadar pearce pearroc pearson pedar pedra pedrine pedro peer peg pegasus pegeen peggy peigi peirce peisistratus pekar pekka pelagia peleus pelias pelicia pell pellam pellanor pellean pelleas pelles pellinore pelltun pelopia pelops pemphredo pemton penarddun penda pendaran pendewe pendragon penelope peneus penina peninah penleigh penley penn pennlea pennleah penny penrith penrod pensee penthea penthesilea pentheus penthia penton peony pepe pephredo pepik pepillo pepin pepita pepper pepperell peppi peppin per perahta perceval percival percy percyvelle perdix peredur peredurus peredwus peregrine perekin

NAMES BOTH FIRST AND LAST LETTERS RHYMING WITH PETER:

First Names which starts with 'pe' and ends with 'er':

First Names which starts with 'p' and ends with 'r':

palmer papandr parr philander pilar piper polymestor porteur portier prior priour pryor

English Words Rhyming PETER

ENGLISH WORDS WHICH INCLUDES PETER AS A WHOLE:

electrepeternoun (n.) An instrument used to change the direction of electric currents; a commutator.

papeterienoun (n.) A case or box containing paper and materials for writing.

peternoun (n.) A common baptismal name for a man. The name of one of the apostles,
 verb (v. i.) To become exhausted; to run out; to fail; -- used generally with out; as, that mine has petered out.

peteringnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Peter

peterelnoun (n.) See Petrel.

petereronoun (n.) See Pederero.

petermannoun (n.) A fisherman; -- so called after the apostle Peter.

petershamnoun (n.) A rough, knotted woolen cloth, used chiefly for men's overcoats; also, a coat of that material.

peterwortnoun (n.) See Saint Peter's-wort, under Saint.

saltpeternoun (n.) Alt. of Saltpetre

trumpeternoun (n.) One who sounds a trumpet.
 noun (n.) One who proclaims, publishes, or denounces.
 noun (n.) Any one of several species of long-legged South American birds of the genus Psophia, especially P. crepitans, which is abundant, and often domesticated and kept with other poultry by the natives. They are allied to the cranes. So called from their loud cry. Called also agami, and yakamik.
 noun (n.) A variety of the domestic pigeon.
 noun (n.) An American swan (Olor buccinator) which has a very loud note.
 noun (n.) A large edible fish (Latris hecateia) of the family Cirrhitidae, native of Tasmania and New Zealand. It sometimes weighs as much as fifty or sixty pounds, and is highly esteemed as a food fish.

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


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


accelerometernoun (n.) An apparatus for measuring the velocity imparted by gunpowder.

acetimeternoun (n.) An instrument for estimating the amount of acetic acid in vinegar or in any liquid containing acetic acid.

acetometernoun (n.) Same as Acetimeter.

acidimeternoun (n.) An instrument for ascertaining the strength of acids.

acoumeternoun (n.) An instrument for measuring the acuteness of the sense of hearing.

actinometernoun (n.) An instrument for measuring the direct heating power of the sun's rays.
 noun (n.) An instrument for measuring the actinic effect of rays of light.

aerometernoun (n.) An instrument for ascertaining the weight or density of air and gases.

aesthesiometernoun (n.) Alt. of Esthesiometer

airometernoun (n.) A hollow cylinder to contain air. It is closed above and open below, and has its open end plunged into water.

albuminimeternoun (n.) An instrument for ascertaining the quantity of albumen in a liquid.

alcalimeternoun (n.) See Alkalimeter.

alcoholometernoun (n.) Alt. of Alcoholmeter

alcoholmeternoun (n.) An instrument for determining the strength of spirits, with a scale graduated so as to indicate the percentage of pure alcohol, either by weight or volume. It is usually a form of hydrometer with a special scale.

alcohometeradjective (a.) Alt. of Alcohometric

aleurometernoun (n.) An instrument for determining the expansive properties, or quality, of gluten in flour.

alkalimeternoun (n.) An instrument to ascertain the strength of alkalies, or the quantity of alkali in a mixture.

altimeternoun (n.) An instrument for taking altitudes, as a quadrant, sextant, etc.

altometernoun (n.) A theodolite.

ammeternoun (n.) A contraction of amperometer or amperemeter.

amperemeternoun (n.) Alt. of Amperometer

amperometernoun (n.) An instrument for measuring the strength of an electrical current in amperes.

anemometernoun (n.) An instrument for measuring the force or velocity of the wind; a wind gauge.

anglemeternoun (n.) An instrument to measure angles, esp. one used by geologists to measure the dip of strata.

angulometernoun (n.) An instrument for measuring external angles.

anthracometernoun (n.) An instrument for measuring the amount of carbonic acid in a mixture.

antimeternoun (n.) A modification of the quadrant, for measuring small angles.

apomecometernoun (n.) An instrument for measuring the height of objects.

areometernoun (n.) An instrument for measuring the specific gravity of fluids; a form hydrometer.

arithmometernoun (n.) A calculating machine.

astrometernoun (n.) An instrument for comparing the relative amount of the light of stars.

atmidometernoun (n.) An instrument for measuring the evaporation from water, ice, or snow.

atmometernoun (n.) An instrument for measuring the rate of evaporation from a moist surface; an evaporometer.

audiometernoun (n.) An instrument by which the power of hearing can be gauged and recorded on a scale.

auxanometernoun (n.) An instrument to measure the growth of plants.

azotometernoun (n.) An apparatus for measuring or determining the proportion of nitrogen; a nitrometer.

algometernoun (n.) An instrument for measuring sensations of pain due to pressure. It has a piston rod with a blunted tip which is pressed against the skin.

amylometernoun (n.) Instrument for determining the amount of starch in a substance.

astrophotometernoun (n.) A photometer for measuring the brightness of stars.

auxometernoun (n.) An instrument for measuring the magnifying power of a lens or system of lenses.

baromacrometernoun (n.) An instrument for ascertaining the weight and length of a newborn infant.

barometernoun (n.) An instrument for determining the weight or pressure of the atmosphere, and hence for judging of the probable changes of weather, or for ascertaining the height of any ascent.

bathometernoun (n.) An instrument for measuring depths, esp. one for taking soundings without a sounding line.

bdellometernoun (n.) A cupping glass to which are attached a scarificator and an exhausting syringe.

blanchimeternoun (n.) An instrument for measuring the bleaching power of chloride of lime and potash; a chlorometer.

bolometernoun (n.) An instrument for measuring minute quantities of radiant heat, especially in different parts of the spectrum; -- called also actinic balance, thermic balance.

buffeternoun (n.) One who buffets; a boxer.

butyrometernoun (n.) An instrument for determining the amount of fatty matter or butter contained in a sample of milk.

baraesthesiometernoun (n.) Alt. of Baresthesiometer

baresthesiometernoun (n.) An instrument for determining the delicacy of the sense of pressure.

barocyclonometernoun (n.) An aneroid barometer for use with accompanying graphic diagrams and printed directions designed to aid mariners to interpret the indications of the barometer so as to determine the existence of a violent storm at a distance of several hundred miles.


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


abaternoun (n.) One who, or that which, abates.

abetternoun (n.) Alt. of Abettor

absenternoun (n.) One who absents one's self.

abstracternoun (n.) One who abstracts, or makes an abstract.

abutternoun (n.) One who, or that which, abuts. Specifically, the owner of a contiguous estate; as, the abutters on a street or a river.

acaternoun (n.) See Caterer.

accepternoun (n.) A person who accepts; a taker.
 noun (n.) A respecter; a viewer with partiality.
 noun (n.) An acceptor.

accipiternoun (n.) A genus of rapacious birds; one of the Accipitres or Raptores.
 noun (n.) A bandage applied over the nose, resembling the claw of a hawk.

acquitternoun (n.) One who acquits or releases.

acroternoun (n.) Same as Acroterium.

adapternoun (n.) One who adapts.
 noun (n.) A connecting tube; an adopter.

adelasternoun (n.) A provisional name for a plant which has not had its flowers botanically examined, and therefore has not been referred to its proper genus.

adjusternoun (n.) One who, or that which, adjusts.

administernoun (n.) Administrator.
 verb (v. t.) To manage or conduct, as public affairs; to direct or superintend the execution, application, or conduct of; as, to administer the government or the state.
 verb (v. t.) To dispense; to serve out; to supply; execute; as, to administer relief, to administer the sacrament.
 verb (v. t.) To apply, as medicine or a remedy; to give, as a dose or something beneficial or suitable. Extended to a blow, a reproof, etc.
 verb (v. t.) To tender, as an oath.
 verb (v. t.) To settle, as the estate of one who dies without a will, or whose will fails of an executor.
 verb (v. i.) To contribute; to bring aid or supplies; to conduce; to minister.
 verb (v. i.) To perform the office of administrator; to act officially; as, A administers upon the estate of B.

admitternoun (n.) One who admits.

adopternoun (n.) One who adopts.
 noun (n.) A receiver, with two necks, opposite to each other, one of which admits the neck of a retort, and the other is joined to another receiver. It is used in distillations, to give more space to elastic vapors, to increase the length of the neck of a retort, or to unite two vessels whose openings have different diameters.

affecternoun (n.) One who affects, assumes, pretends, or strives after.

afflicternoun (n.) One who afflicts.

affreighternoun (n.) One who hires or charters a ship to convey goods.

affrighternoun (n.) One who frightens.

affronternoun (n.) One who affronts, or insults to the face.

afteradjective (a.) Next; later in time; subsequent; succeeding; as, an after period of life.
 adjective (a.) Hinder; nearer the rear.
 adjective (a.) To ward the stern of the ship; -- applied to any object in the rear part of a vessel; as the after cabin, after hatchway.
 adverb (adv.) Subsequently in time or place; behind; afterward; as, he follows after.
 prep (prep.) Behind in place; as, men in line one after another.
 prep (prep.) Below in rank; next to in order.
 prep (prep.) Later in time; subsequent; as, after supper, after three days. It often precedes a clause. Formerly that was interposed between it and the clause.
 prep (prep.) Subsequent to and in consequence of; as, after what you have said, I shall be careful.
 prep (prep.) Subsequent to and notwithstanding; as, after all our advice, you took that course.
 prep (prep.) Moving toward from behind; following, in search of; in pursuit of.
 prep (prep.) Denoting the aim or object; concerning; in relation to; as, to look after workmen; to inquire after a friend; to thirst after righteousness.
 prep (prep.) In imitation of; in conformity with; after the manner of; as, to make a thing after a model; a picture after Rubens; the boy takes after his father.
 prep (prep.) According to; in accordance with; in conformity with the nature of; as, he acted after his kind.
 prep (prep.) According to the direction and influence of; in proportion to; befitting.

agisternoun (n.) Alt. of Agistor

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.

aletasternoun (n.) See Aleconner.

allotternoun (n.) One who allots.

ambidexternoun (n.) A person who uses both hands with equal facility.
 noun (n.) A double-dealer; one equally ready to act on either side in party disputes.
 noun (n.) A juror who takes money from both parties for giving his verdict.
 adjective (a.) Using both hands with equal ease.

amphiasternoun (n.) The achromatic figure, formed in mitotic cell-division, consisting of two asters connected by a spindle-shaped bundle of rodlike fibers diverging from each aster, and called the spindle.

amphitheaternoun (n.) Alt. of Amphitheatre

amylobacternoun (n.) A microorganism (Bacillus amylobacter) which develops in vegetable tissue during putrefaction.

animadverternoun (n.) One who animadverts; a censurer; also [Obs.], a chastiser.

animaternoun (n.) One who animates.

anointernoun (n.) One who anoints.

antirenternoun (n.) One opposed to the payment of rent; esp. one of those who in 1840-47 resisted the collection of rents claimed by the patroons from the settlers on certain manorial lands in the State of New York.

antitrochanternoun (n.) An articular surface on the ilium of birds against which the great trochanter of the femur plays.

appointernoun (n.) One who appoints, or executes a power of appointment.

apporternoun (n.) A bringer in; an importer.

arbalesternoun (n.) Alt. of Arbalister

arbalisternoun (n.) A crossbowman.

arbiternoun (n.) A person appointed, or chosen, by parties to determine a controversy between them.
 noun (n.) Any person who has the power of judging and determining, or ordaining, without control; one whose power of deciding and governing is not limited.
 verb (v. t.) To act as arbiter between.

archiaternoun (n.) Chief physician; -- a term applied, on the continent of Europe, to the first or body physician of princes and to the first physician of some cities.

archpresbyternoun (n.) Same as Archpriest.

arcubalisternoun (n.) A crossbowman; one who used the arcubalist.

arresternoun (n.) One who arrests.
 noun (n.) The person at whose suit an arrestment is made.

assaulternoun (n.) One who assaults, or violently attacks; an assailant.

assenternoun (n.) One who assents.

asserternoun (n.) One who asserts; one who avers pr maintains; an assertor.

assisternoun (n.) An assistant; a helper.

asternoun (n.) A genus of herbs with compound white or bluish flowers; starwort; Michaelmas daisy.
 noun (n.) A plant of the genus Callistephus. Many varieties (called China asters, German asters, etc.) are cultivated for their handsome compound flowers.
 noun (n.) A star-shaped figure of achromatic substance found chiefly in cells dividing by mitosis.

astrolaternoun (n.) A worshiper of the stars.

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


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


petechiaenoun (n. pl.) Small crimson, purple, or livid spots, like flea-bites, due to extravasation of blood, which appear on the skin in malignant fevers, etc.

petechialadjective (a.) Characterized by, or pertaining to, petechiae; spotted.


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


petnoun (n.) A cade lamb; a lamb brought up by hand.
 noun (n.) Any person or animal especially cherished and indulged; a fondling; a darling; often, a favorite child.
 noun (n.) A slight fit of peevishness or fretfulness.
 adjective (a.) Petted; indulged; admired; cherished; as, a pet child; a pet lamb; a pet theory.
 verb (v. t.) To treat as a pet; to fondle; to indulge; as, she was petted and spoiled.
 verb (v. i.) To be a pet.

pettingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Pet

petalnoun (n.) One of the leaves of the corolla, or the colored leaves of a flower. See Corolla, and Illust. of Flower.
 noun (n.) One of the expanded ambulacra which form a rosette on the black of certain Echini.

petaledadjective (a.) Having petals; as, a petaled flower; -- opposed to apetalous, and much used in compounds; as, one-petaled, three-petaled, etc.

petaliferousadjective (a.) Bearing petals.

petaliformadjective (a.) Having the form of a petal; petaloid; petal-shaped.

petalineadjective (a.) Pertaining to a petal; attached to, or resembling, a petal.

petalismnoun (n.) A form of sentence among the ancient Syracusans by which they banished for five years a citizen suspected of having dangerous influence or ambition. It was similar to the ostracism in Athens; but olive leaves were used instead of shells for ballots.

petalitenoun (n.) A rare mineral, occurring crystallized and in cleavable masses, usually white, or nearly so, in color. It is a silicate of aluminia and lithia.

petalodynoun (n.) The metamorphosis of various floral organs, usually stamens, into petals.

petaloidadjective (a.) Petaline.

petaloideousadjective (a.) Having the whole or part of the perianth petaline.

petalostichanoun (n. pl.) An order of Echini, including the irregular sea urchins, as the spatangoids. See Spatangoid.

petalousadjective (a.) Having petals; petaled; -- opposed to apetalous.

petalumnoun (n.) A petal.

petarnoun (n.) See Petard.

petardnoun (n.) A case containing powder to be exploded, esp. a conical or cylindrical case of metal filled with powder and attached to a plank, to be exploded against and break down gates, barricades, drawbridges, etc. It has been superseded.

petardeernoun (n.) Alt. of Petardier

petardiernoun (n.) One who managed a petard.

petasusnoun (n.) The winged cap of Mercury; also, a broad-brimmed, low-crowned hat worn by Greeks and Romans.

petauristnoun (n.) Any flying marsupial of the genera Petaurus, Phalangista, Acrobata, and allied genera. See Flying mouse, under Flying, and Phalangister.

petiolaradjective (a.) Alt. of Petiolary

petiolaryadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to petiole, or proceeding from it; as, a petiolar tendril; growing or supported upon a petiole; as, a petiolar gland; a petiolar bud.

petiolateadjective (a.) Alt. of Petiolated

petiolatedadjective (a.) Having a stalk or petiole; as, a petioleate leaf; the petiolated abdomen of certain Hymenoptera.

petiolenoun (n.) A leafstalk; the footstalk of a leaf, connecting the blade with the stem. See Illust. of Leaf.
 noun (n.) A stalk or peduncle.

petioledadjective (a.) Petiolate.

petiolulateadjective (a.) Supported by its own petiolule.

petiolulenoun (n.) A small petiole, or the petiole of a leaflet.

petitadjective (a.) Small; little; insignificant; mean; -- Same as Petty.

petitionnoun (n.) A prayer; a supplication; an imploration; an entreaty; especially, a request of a solemn or formal kind; a prayer to the Supreme Being, or to a person of superior power, rank, or authority; also, a single clause in such a prayer.
 noun (n.) A formal written request addressed to an official person, or to an organized body, having power to grant it; specifically (Law), a supplication to government, in either of its branches, for the granting of a particular grace or right; -- in distinction from a memorial, which calls certain facts to mind; also, the written document.
 verb (v. t.) To make a prayer or request to; to ask from; to solicit; to entreat; especially, to make a formal written supplication, or application to, as to any branch of the government; as, to petition the court; to petition the governor.
 verb (v. i.) To make a petition or solicitation.

petitioningnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Petition
 noun (n.) The act of presenting apetition; a supplication.

petitionaryadjective (a.) Supplicatory; making a petition.
 adjective (a.) Containing a petition; of the nature of a petition; as, a petitionary epistle.

petitioneenoun (n.) A person cited to answer, or defend against, a petition.

petitionernoun (n.) One who presents a petition.

petitornoun (n.) One who seeks or asks; a seeker; an applicant.

petitoryadjective (a.) Petitioning; soliciting; supplicating.

petongnoun (n.) See Packfong.

petralogynoun (n.) See Petrology.

petrarynoun (n.) An ancient war engine for hurling stones.

petreanadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to to rock.

petrenoun (n.) See Saltpeter.

petrelnoun (n.) Any one of numerous species of longwinged sea birds belonging to the family Procellaridae. The small petrels, or Mother Carey's chickens, belong to Oceanites, Oceanodroma, Procellaria, and several allied genera.

petrescencenoun (n.) The process of changing into stone; petrification.

petrescentadjective (a.) Petrifying; converting into stone; as, petrescent water.

petrifactionnoun (n.) The process of petrifying, or changing into stone; conversion of any organic matter (animal or vegetable) into stone, or a substance of stony hardness.
 noun (n.) The state or condition of being petrified.
 noun (n.) That which is petrified; popularly, a body incrusted with stony matter; an incrustation.
 noun (n.) Fig.: Hardness; callousness; obduracy.

petrifactiveadjective (a.) Having the quality of converting organic matter into stone; petrifying.
 adjective (a.) Pertaining to, or characterized by, petrifaction.

petrificadjective (a.) Petrifying; petrifactive.

petrificationnoun (n.) See Petrifaction.
 noun (n.) Fig.: Obduracy; callousness.

petrifyingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Petrify

ENGLISH WORDS BOTH FIRST AND LAST LETTERS RHYMING WITH PETER:

English Words which starts with 'pe' and ends with 'er':

peacebreakernoun (n.) One who disturbs the public peace.

peacemakernoun (n.) One who makes peace by reconciling parties that are at variance.

peachernoun (n.) One who peaches.

peckernoun (n.) One who, or that which, pecks; specif., a bird that pecks holes in trees; a woodpecker.
 noun (n.) An instrument for pecking; a pick.

peddlernoun (n.) One who peddles; a traveling trader; one who travels about, retailing small wares; a hawker.

pedlernoun (n.) See Peddler.

pedometernoun (n.) An instrument for including the number of steps in walking, and so ascertaining the distance passed over. It is usually in the form of a watch; an oscillating weight by the motion of the body causes the index to advance a certain distance at each step.

peelernoun (n.) One who peels or strips.
 noun (n.) A pillager.
 noun (n.) A nickname for a policeman; -- so called from Sir Robert Peel.

peepernoun (n.) A chicken just breaking the shell; a young bird.
 noun (n.) One who peeps; a prying person; a spy.
 noun (n.) The eye; as, to close the peepers.

peernoun (n.) One of the same rank, quality, endowments, character, etc.; an equal; a match; a mate.
 noun (n.) A comrade; a companion; a fellow; an associate.
 noun (n.) A nobleman; a member of one of the five degrees of the British nobility, namely, duke, marquis, earl, viscount, baron; as, a peer of the realm.
 verb (v. i.) To come in sight; to appear.
 verb (v. i.) To look narrowly or curiously or intently; to peep; as, the peering day.
 verb (v. t.) To make equal in rank.
 verb (v. t.) To be, or to assume to be, equal.

peggernoun (n.) One who fastens with pegs.

peirameternoun (n.) A dynamometer for measuring the force required to draw wheel carriages on roads of different constructions.

pelternoun (n.) One who pelts.
 noun (n.) A pinchpenny; a mean, sordid person; a miser; a skinflint.

pelvimeternoun (n.) An instrument for measuring the dimensions of the pelvis.

pendiclernoun (n.) An inferior tenant; one who rents a pendicle or croft.

penholdernoun (n.) A handle for a pen.

penitencernoun (n.) A priest who heard confession and enjoined penance in extraordinary cases.

pennernoun (n.) One who pens; a writer.
 noun (n.) A case for holding pens.

pensionernoun (n.) One in receipt of a pension; hence, figuratively, a dependent.
 noun (n.) One of an honorable band of gentlemen who attend the sovereign of England on state occasions, and receive an annual pension, or allowance, of 150 and two horses.
 noun (n.) In the university of Cambridge, England, one who pays for his living in commons; -- corresponding to commoner at Oxford.

pentaconternoun (n.) See Penteconter.

pentameternoun (n.) A verse of five feet.
 adjective (a.) Having five metrical feet.

penteconternoun (n.) A Grecian vessel with fifty oars.

pentecosternoun (n.) An officer in the Spartan army commanding fifty men.

penwipernoun (n.) A cloth, or other material, for wiping off or cleaning ink from a pen.

peoplernoun (n.) A settler; an inhabitant.

peppernoun (n.) A well-known, pungently aromatic condiment, the dried berry, either whole or powdered, of the Piper nigrum.
 noun (n.) The plant which yields pepper, an East Indian woody climber (Piper nigrum), with ovate leaves and apetalous flowers in spikes opposite the leaves. The berries are red when ripe. Also, by extension, any one of the several hundred species of the genus Piper, widely dispersed throughout the tropical and subtropical regions of the earth.
 noun (n.) Any plant of the genus Capsicum, and its fruit; red pepper; as, the bell pepper.
 verb (v. t.) To sprinkle or season with pepper.
 verb (v. t.) Figuratively: To shower shot or other missiles, or blows, upon; to pelt; to fill with shot, or cover with bruises or wounds.
 verb (v. i.) To fire numerous shots (at).

pepperernoun (n.) A grocer; -- formerly so called because he sold pepper.

perceivernoun (n.) One who perceives (in any of the senses of the verb).

perfecternoun (n.) One who, or that which, makes perfect.

performernoun (n.) One who performs, accomplishes, or fulfills; as, a good promiser, but a bad performer; especially, one who shows skill and training in any art; as, a performer of the drama; a performer on the harp.

perfumernoun (n.) One who, oe that which, perfumes.
 noun (n.) One whose trade is to make or sell perfumes.

periaugernoun (n.) See Pirogue.

perimeternoun (n.) The outer boundary of a body or figure, or the sum of all the sides.
 noun (n.) An instrument for determining the extent and shape of the field of vision.

perjurernoun (n.) One who is guilty of perjury; one who perjures or forswears, in any sense.

permitternoun (n.) One who permits.

permuternoun (n.) One who permutes.

perpendernoun (n.) A large stone reaching through a wall so as to appear on both sides of it, and acting as a binder; -- called also perbend, perpend stone, and perpent stone.

perriernoun (n.) A short mortar used formerly for throwing stone shot.

perruquiernoun (n.) A marker of perukes or wigs.

personifiernoun (n.) One who personifies.

persuadernoun (n.) One who, or that which, persuades or influences.

perturbernoun (n.) One who, or that which, perturbs, or cause perturbation.

perusernoun (n.) One who peruses.

perverternoun (n.) One who perverts (a person or thing).

pesterernoun (n.) One who pesters or harasses.

pettifoggernoun (n.) A lawyer who deals in petty cases; an attorney whose methods are mean and tricky; an inferior lawyer.

pewternoun (n.) A hard, tough, but easily fusible, alloy, originally consisting of tin with a little lead, but afterwards modified by the addition of copper, antimony, or bismuth.
 noun (n.) Utensils or vessels made of pewter, as dishes, porringers, drinking vessels, tankards, pots.

pewterernoun (n.) One whose occupation is to make utensils of pewter; a pewtersmith.