Name Report For First Name PENTON:

PENTON

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

Rhymes with PENTON - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming PENTON

FIRST NAMES WHICH INCLUDES PENTON AS A WHOLE:

 

NAMES RHYMING WITH PENTON (According to last letters):

Rhyming Names According to Last 5 Letters (enton) - Names That Ends with enton:

benton fenton kenton renton trenton denton brenton quenton

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

txanton stanton anton boynton branton buinton clinton danton staunton thornton winton wynton tanton swinton quinton linton manton brinton dunton santon

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

afton cihuaton antton alston alton burton carelton hamilton preston ralston remington rexton sexton weston biton euryton triton agoston ashton kerrington stayton wryeton aetheston aiston athelston beaton braxton brayton bretton brighton britton bryceton bryston carleton carlton charleston charlton chayton clayton clifton clyffton crayton creighton criston crofton daxton dayton delton deston duston easton elliston elston eston everton fulaton garton hampton harrington helton houston hsmilton hughston huntington johnston keaton kingston knoton kolton langston layton lifton

NAMES RHYMING WITH PENTON (According to first letters):

Rhyming Names According to First 5 Letters (pento) - Names That Begins with pento:

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

penthea penthesilea pentheus penthia

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

penarddun penda pendaran pendewe pendragon penelope peneus penina peninah penleigh penley penn pennlea pennleah penny penrith penrod pensee

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 peony pepe pephredo pepik pepillo pepin pepita pepper pepperell peppi peppin per perahta perceval percival percy percyvelle perdix peredur peredurus peredwus peregrine perekin pereteanu perfecta pericles perke perkin perkins perkinson pernel pernell perren perrin perris perry perryn persephone persephonie perseus persis persius

NAMES BOTH FIRST AND LAST LETTERS RHYMING WITH PENTON:

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

peterson petron peyton

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

padarn paden padraigin paegastun paien paiton paityn palaemon palban pallatin pallaton pan panteleimon papan parkin parkinson parlan parthalan patamon paton patten pattin patton patwin paulson paxton paxtun payden payten payton pfeostun phaethon phalyn phaon phelan pheredin pherson philemon phlegethon pierson pin pippin pirmin platon poseidon poston prestin pridwyn princeton prydwyn pulan pution pygmalion pyn

English Words Rhyming PENTON

ENGLISH WORDS WHICH INCLUDES PENTON AS A WHOLE:

pentonenoun (n.) Same as Valylene.

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


Rhyming Words According to Last 5 Letters (enton) - English Words That Ends with enton:



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


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

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.

frontonnoun (n.) Same as Frontal, 2.

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

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

pontonnoun (n.) See Pontoon.

santonnoun (n.) A Turkish saint; a kind of dervish, regarded by the people as a saint: also, a hermit.

wantonnoun (n.) A roving, frolicsome thing; a trifler; -- used rarely as a term of endearment.
 noun (n.) One brought up without restraint; a pampered pet.
 noun (n.) A lewd person; a lascivious man or woman.
 verb (v. t.) Untrained; undisciplined; unrestrained; hence, loose; free; luxuriant; roving; sportive.
 verb (v. t.) Wandering from moral rectitude; perverse; dissolute.
 verb (v. t.) Specifically: Deviating from the rules of chastity; lewd; lustful; lascivious; libidinous; lecherous.
 verb (v. t.) Reckless; heedless; as, wanton mischief.
 verb (v. i.) To rove and ramble without restraint, rule, or limit; to revel; to play loosely; to frolic.
 verb (v. i.) To sport in lewdness; to play the wanton; to play lasciviously.
 verb (v. t.) To cause to become wanton; also, to waste in wantonness.


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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

kingstonnoun (n.) Alt. of Kingstone

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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


Rhyming Words According to First 5 Letters (pento) - Words That Begins with pento:


pentoicadjective (a.) Pertaining to, or desingating, an acid (called also valeric acid) derived from pentane.

pentoxidenoun (n.) An oxide containing five atoms of oxygen in each molecule; as, phosphorus pentoxide, P2O5.

pentosenoun (n.) Any of a group of sugars of the formula C5H10O5, as arabinose; -- so called from the five carbon atoms in the molecule. They are not fermented by yeast.


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


pentabasicadjective (a.) Capable of uniting with five molecules of a monacid base; having five acid hydrogen atoms capable of substitution by a basic radical; -- said of certain acids.

pentacapsularadjective (a.) Having five capsules.

pentacheniumnoun (n.) A dry fruit composed of five carpels, which are covered by an epigynous calyx and separate at maturity.

pentachloridenoun (n.) A chloride having five atoms of chlorine in each molecule.

pentachordnoun (n.) An ancient instrument of music with five strings.
 noun (n.) An order or system of five sounds.

pentacidadjective (a.) Capable of neutralizing, or combining with, five molecules of a monobasic acid; having five hydrogen atoms capable of substitution by acid residues; -- said of certain complex bases.

pentaclenoun (n.) A figure composed of two equilateral triangles intersecting so as to form a six-pointed star, -- used in early ornamental art, and also with superstitious import by the astrologers and mystics of the Middle Ages.

pentacoccousadjective (a.) Composed of five united carpels with one seed in each, as certain fruits.

pentaconternoun (n.) See Penteconter.

pentacrininnoun (n.) A red and purple pigment found in certain crinoids of the genus Pentacrinus.

pentacrinitenoun (n.) Any species of Pentacrinus.

pentacrinoidnoun (n.) An immature comatula when it is still attached by a stem, and thus resembles a Pentacrinus.

pentacrinusnoun (n.) A genus of large, stalked crinoids, of which several species occur in deep water among the West Indies and elsewhere.

pentacronnoun (n.) A solid having five summits or angular points.

pentacrosticnoun (n.) A set of verses so disposed that the name forming the subject of the acrostic occurs five times -- the whole set of verses being divided into five different parts from top to bottom.

pentadnoun (n.) Any element, atom, or radical, having a valence of five, or which can be combined with, substituted for, or compared with, five atoms of hydrogen or other monad; as, nitrogen is a pentad in the ammonium compounds.
 adjective (a.) Having the valence of a pentad.

pentadactyladjective (a.) Alt. of Pentadactyle

pentadactyleadjective (a.) Having five digits to the hand or foot.
 adjective (a.) Having five appendages resembling fingers or toes.

pentadactyloidadjective (a.) Having the form of, or a structure modified from, a pentadactyl limb.

pentadecanenoun (n.) A hydrocarbon of the paraffin series, (C15H32) found in petroleum, tar oil, etc., and obtained as a colorless liquid; -- so called from the fifteen carbon atoms in the molecule.

pentadecatoicadjective (a.) Of, pertaining to, or derived from, pentadecane, or designating an acid related to it.

pentadecylicadjective (a.) Same as Quindecylic.

pentadelphousadjective (a.) Having the stamens arranged in five clusters, those of each cluster having their filaments more or less united, as the flowers of the linden.

pentafidadjective (a.) Divided or cleft into five parts.

pentaglotnoun (n.) A work in five different tongues.

pentagonnoun (n.) A plane figure having five angles, and, consequently, five sides; any figure having five angles.

pentagonaladjective (a.) Having five corners or angles.

pentagonousadjective (a.) Pentagonal.

pentagramnoun (n.) A pentacle or a pentalpha.

pentagraphicadjective (a.) Alt. of Pentagraphical

pentagraphicaladjective (a.) Pantographic. See Pantograph.

pentagynianoun (n. pl.) A Linnaean order of plants, having five styles or pistils.

pentagynianadjective (a.) Alt. of Pentagynous

pentagynousadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to plants of the order Pentagyna; having five styles.

pentahedraladjective (a.) Having five sides; as, a pentahedral figure.

pentahedricaladjective (a.) Pentahedral.

pentahedronnoun (n.) A solid figure having five sides.

pentahedrousadjective (a.) Pentahedral.

pentailnoun (n.) A peculiar insectivore (Ptilocercus Lowii) of Borneo; -- so called from its very long, quill-shaped tail, which is scaly at the base and plumose at the tip.

pentalphanoun (n.) A five-pointed star, resembling five alphas joined at their bases; -- used as a symbol.

pentameranoun (n. pl.) An extensive division of Coleoptera, including those that normally have five-jointed tarsi. It embraces about half of all the known species of the Coleoptera.

pentamerannoun (n.) One of the Pentamera.

pentamerousadjective (a.) Divided into, or consisting of, five parts; also, arranged in sets, with five parts in each set, as a flower with five sepals, five petals, five, or twice five, stamens, and five pistils.
 adjective (a.) Belonging to the Pentamera.

pentamerusnoun (n.) A genus of extinct Paleozoic brachiopods, often very abundant in the Upper Silurian.

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

pentamethylenenoun (n.) A hypothetical hydrocarbon, C5H10, metameric with the amylenes, and the nucleus of a large number of derivatives; -- so named because regarded as composed of five methylene residues. Cf. Trimethylene, and Tetramethylene.

pentandrianoun (n. pl.) A Linnaean class of plants having five separate stamens.

pentandrianadjective (a.) Alt. of Pentandrous

pentandrousadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the class Pentadria; having five stamens.

pentanenoun (n.) Any one of the three metameric hydrocarbons, C5H12, of the methane or paraffin series. They are colorless, volatile liquids, two of which occur in petroleum. So called because of the five carbon atoms in the molecule.


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


pennoun (n.) A feather.
 noun (n.) A wing.
 noun (n.) An instrument used for writing with ink, formerly made of a reed, or of the quill of a goose or other bird, but now also of other materials, as of steel, gold, etc. Also, originally, a stylus or other instrument for scratching or graving.
 noun (n.) Fig.: A writer, or his style; as, he has a sharp pen.
 noun (n.) The internal shell of a squid.
 noun (n.) A female swan.
 noun (n. & v.) To shut up, as in a pen or cage; to confine in a small inclosure or narrow space; to coop up, or shut in; to inclose.
 noun (n.) A small inclosure; as, a pen for sheep or for pigs.
 verb (v. t.) To write; to compose and commit to paper; to indite; to compose; as, to pen a sonnet.

penningnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Pen
 noun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Pen

penaladjective (a.) Of or pertaining to punishment, to penalties, or to crimes and offenses; pertaining to criminal jurisprudence
 adjective (a.) Enacting or threatening punishment; as, a penal statue; the penal code.
 adjective (a.) Incurring punishment; subject to a penalty; as, a penalact of offense.
 adjective (a.) Inflicted as punishment; used as a means of punishment; as, a penal colony or settlement.

penalitynoun (n.) The quality or state of being penal; lability to punishment.

penaltynoun (n.) Penal retribution; punishment for crime or offense; the suffering in person or property which is annexed by law or judicial decision to the commission of a crime, offense, or trespass.
 noun (n.) The suffering, or the sum to be forfeited, to which a person subjects himself by covenant or agreement, in case of nonfulfillment of stipulations; forfeiture; fine.
 noun (n.) A handicap.

penancenoun (n.) Repentance.
 noun (n.) Pain; sorrow; suffering.
 noun (n.) A means of repairing a sin committed, and obtaining pardon for it, consisting partly in the performance of expiatory rites, partly in voluntary submission to a punishment corresponding to the transgression. Penance is the fourth of seven sacraments in the Roman Catholic Church.
 verb (v. t.) To impose penance; to punish.

penancelessadjective (a.) Free from penance.

penannularadjective (a.) Nearly annular; having nearly the form of a ring.

penaryadjective (a.) Penal.

penatesnoun (n. pl.) The household gods of the ancient Romans. They presided over the home and the family hearth. See Lar.

penauntnoun (n.) A penitent.

pencenoun (n.) pl. of Penny. See Penny.
  (pl. ) of Penny

pencelnoun (n.) A small, narrow flag or streamer borne at the top of a lance; -- called also pennoncel.

penchantnoun (n.) Inclination; decided taste; bias; as, a penchant for art.
 noun (n.) A game like bezique, or, in the game, any queen and jack of different suits held together.

penchutenoun (n.) See Penstock.

pencilnoun (n.) A small, fine brush of hair or bristles used by painters for laying on colors.
 noun (n.) A slender cylinder or strip of black lead, colored chalk, slate etc., or such a cylinder or strip inserted in a small wooden rod intended to be pointed, or in a case, which forms a handle, -- used for drawing or writing. See Graphite.
 noun (n.) Hence, figuratively, an artist's ability or peculiar manner; also, in general, the act or occupation of the artist, descriptive writer, etc.
 noun (n.) An aggregate or collection of rays of light, especially when diverging from, or converging to, a point.
 noun (n.) A number of lines that intersect in one point, the point of intersection being called the pencil point.
 noun (n.) A small medicated bougie.
 verb (v. t.) To write or mark with a pencil; to paint or to draw.

pencilingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Pencil
 noun (n.) The work of the pencil or bruch; as, delicate penciling in a picture.
 noun (n.) Lines of white or black paint drawn along a mortar joint in a brick wall.

penciledadjective (a.) Painted, drawn, sketched, or marked with a pencil.
 adjective (a.) Radiated; having pencils of rays.
 adjective (a.) Marked with parallel or radiating lines.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Pencil

pencillateadjective (a.) Alt. of Pencillated

pencillatedadjective (a.) Shaped like a pencil; penicillate.

pencraftnoun (n.) Penmanship; skill in writing; chirography.
 noun (n.) The art of composing or writing; authorship.

pendnoun (n.) Oil cake; penock.
 verb (v. i.) To hang; to depend.
 verb (v. i.) To be undecided, or in process of adjustment.
 verb (v. t.) To pen; to confine.

pendingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Pend
 adjective (a.) Not yet decided; in continuance; in suspense; as, a pending suit.
 prep (prep.) During; as, pending the trail.

pendantnoun (n.) Something which hangs or depends; something suspended; a hanging appendage, especially one of an ornamental character; as to a chandelier or an eardrop; also, an appendix or addition, as to a book.
 noun (n.) A hanging ornament on roofs, ceilings, etc., much used in the later styles of Gothic architecture, where it is of stone, and an important part of the construction. There are imitations in plaster and wood, which are mere decorative features.
 noun (n.) One of a pair; a counterpart; as, one vase is the pendant to the other vase.
 noun (n.) A pendulum.
 noun (n.) The stem and ring of a watch, by which it is suspended.

pendencenoun (n.) Slope; inclination.

pendencynoun (n.) The quality or state of being pendent or suspended.
 noun (n.) The quality or state of being undecided, or in continuance; suspense; as, the pendency of a suit.

pendentadjective (a.) Supported from above; suspended; depending; pendulous; hanging; as, a pendent leaf.
 adjective (a.) Jutting over; projecting; overhanging.

pendentivenoun (n.) The portion of a vault by means of which the square space in the middle of a building is brought to an octagon or circle to receive a cupola.
 noun (n.) The part of a groined vault which is supported by, and springs from, one pier or corbel.

pendicenoun (n.) A sloping roof; a lean-to; a penthouse.

pendiclenoun (n.) An appendage; something dependent on another; an appurtenance; a pendant.

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

pendragonnoun (n.) A chief leader or a king; a head; a dictator; -- a title assumed by the ancient British chiefs when called to lead other chiefs.

pendularadjective (a.) Pendulous.

pendulenoun (n.) A pendulum.

pendulinenoun (n.) A European titmouse (Parus, / Aegithalus, pendulinus). It is noted for its elegant pendulous purselike nest, made of the down of willow trees and lined with feathers.

pendulositynoun (n.) The state or quality of being pendulous.

pendulousadjective (a.) Depending; pendent loosely; hanging; swinging.
 adjective (a.) Wavering; unstable; doubtful.
 adjective (a.) Inclined or hanging downwards, as a flower on a recurved stalk, or an ovule which hangs from the upper part of the ovary.

pendulousnessnoun (n.) The quality or state of being pendulous; the state of hanging loosely; pendulosity.

pendulumnoun (n.) A body so suspended from a fixed point as to swing freely to and fro by the alternate action of gravity and momentum. It is used to regulate the movements of clockwork and other machinery.

penelopenoun (n.) A genus of curassows, including the guans.

penetrabilitynoun (n.) The quality of being penetrable; susceptibility of being penetrated, entered, or pierced.

penetrableadjective (a.) Capable of being penetrated, entered, or pierced. Used also figuratively.

penetrailnoun (n.) Penetralia.

penetralianoun (n. pl.) The recesses, or innermost parts, of any thing or place, especially of a temple or palace.
 noun (n. pl.) Hidden things or secrets; privacy; sanctuary; as, the sacred penetralia of the home.

penetrancenoun (n.) Alt. of Penetrancy

penetrancynoun (n.) The quality or state of being penetrant; power of entering or piercing; penetrating power of quality; as, the penetrancy of subtile effluvia.

penetrantadjective (a.) Having power to enter or pierce; penetrating; sharp; subtile; as, penetrant cold.

ENGLISH WORDS BOTH FIRST AND LAST LETTERS RHYMING WITH PENTON:

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

pectinationnoun (n.) The state of being pectinated; that which is pectinated.
 noun (n.) The act of combing; the combing of the head.
 noun (n.) Comblike toothing.

peculationnoun (n.) The act or practice of peculating, or of defrauding the public by appropriating to one's own use the money or goods intrusted to one's care for management or disbursement; embezzlement.

pediculationnoun (n.) Phthiriasis.

penetrationnoun (n.) The act or process of penetrating, piercing, or entering; also, the act of mentally penetrating into, or comprehending, anything difficult.
 noun (n.) Acuteness; insight; sharp discoverment; sagacity; as, a person of singular penetration.

pennonnoun (n.) A wing; a pinion.
 noun (n.) A pennant; a flag or streamer.

pensionnoun (n.) A payment; a tribute; something paid or given.
 noun (n.) A stated allowance to a person in consideration of past services; payment made to one retired from service, on account of age, disability, or other cause; especially, a regular stipend paid by a government to retired public officers, disabled soldiers, the families of soldiers killed in service, or to meritorious authors, or the like.
 noun (n.) A certain sum of money paid to a clergyman in lieu of tithes.
 noun (n.) A boarding house or boarding school in France, Belgium, Switzerland, etc.
 verb (v. t.) To grant a pension to; to pay a regular stipend to; in consideration of service already performed; -- sometimes followed by off; as, to pension off a servant.

pentathlonnoun (n.) A fivefold athletic performance peculiar to the great national games of the Greeks, including leaping, foot racing, wrestling, throwing the discus, and throwing the spear.
 noun (n.) In the modern Olympic Games, a composite contest made up of a running broad jump, throwing the javelin, a 200-meter run, throwing the discus, and a 1500-meter run.

peonnoun (n.) See Poon.
 noun (n.) A foot soldier; a policeman; also, an office attendant; a messenger.
 noun (n.) A day laborer; a servant; especially, in some of the Spanish American countries, debtor held by his creditor in a form of qualified servitude, to work out a debt.
 noun (n.) See 2d Pawn.

peragrationnoun (n.) The act or state of passing through any space; as, the peragration of the moon in her monthly revolution.

perambulationnoun (n.) The act of perambulating; traversing.
 noun (n.) An annual survey of boundaries, as of town, a parish, a forest, etc.
 noun (n.) A district within which one is authorized to make a tour of inspection.

perceptionnoun (n.) The act of perceiving; cognizance by the senses or intellect; apperhension by the bodily organs, or by the mind, of what is presented to them; discernment; apperhension; cognition.
 noun (n.) The faculty of perceiving; the faculty, or peculiar part, of man's constitution by which he has knowledge through the medium or instrumentality of the bodily organs; the act of apperhending material objects or qualities through the senses; -- distinguished from conception.
 noun (n.) The quality, state, or capability, of being affected by something external; sensation; sensibility.
 noun (n.) An idea; a notion.

percheronnoun (n.) One of a breed of draught horses originating in Perche, an old district of France; -- called also Percheron-Norman.

percolationnoun (n.) The act or process of percolating, or filtering; filtration; straining. Specifically (Pharm.), the process of exhausting the virtues of a powdered drug by letting a liquid filter slowly through it.

percussionnoun (n.) The act of percussing, or striking one body against another; forcible collision, esp. such as gives a sound or report.
 noun (n.) Hence: The effect of violent collision; vibratory shock; impression of sound on the ear.
 noun (n.) The act of tapping or striking the surface of the body in order to learn the condition of the parts beneath by the sound emitted or the sensation imparted to the fingers. Percussion is said to be immediate if the blow is directly upon the body; if some interventing substance, as a pleximeter, is, used, it is called mediate.

perditionnoun (n.) Entire loss; utter destruction; ruin; esp., the utter loss of the soul, or of final happiness in a future state; future misery or eternal death.
 noun (n.) Loss of diminution.

perduellionnoun (n.) Treason.

perdurationnoun (n.) Long continuance.

peregrinationnoun (n.) A traveling from one country to another; a wandering; sojourn in foreign countries.

peremptionnoun (n.) A quashing; a defeating.

pererrationnoun (n.) A wandering, or rambling, through various places.

perfectionnoun (n.) The quality or state of being perfect or complete, so that nothing requisite is wanting; entire development; consummate culture, skill, or moral excellence; the highest attainable state or degree of excellence; maturity; as, perfection in an art, in a science, or in a system; perfection in form or degree; fruits in perfection.
 noun (n.) A quality, endowment, or acquirement completely excellent; an ideal faultlessness; especially, the divine attribute of complete excellence.
 verb (v. t.) To perfect.

perflationnoun (n.) The act of perflating.

perforationnoun (n.) The act of perforating, or of boring or piercing through.
 noun (n.) A hole made by boring or piercing; an aperture.

perfusionnoun (n.) The act of perfusing.

periastronnoun (n.) That point, in the real or apparent orbit of one star revolving around another, at which the former is nearest to the latter.

periclitationnoun (n.) Trial; experiment.
 noun (n.) The state of being in peril.

perienteronnoun (n.) The primitive perivisceral cavity.

perihelionnoun (n.) Alt. of Perihelium

perispomenonnoun (n.) A word which has the circumflex accent on the last syllable.

peristerionnoun (n.) The herb vervain (Verbena officinalis).

perlustrationnoun (n.) The act of viewing all over.

permansionnoun (n.) Continuance.

permeationnoun (n.) The act of permeating, passing through, or spreading throughout, the pores or interstices of any substance.

permissionnoun (n.) The act of permitting or allowing; formal consent; authorization; leave; license or liberty granted.

permistionnoun (n.) The act of mixing; the state of being mingled; mixture.

permixtionnoun (n.) See Permission.

permutationnoun (n.) The act of permuting; exchange of the thing for another; mutual transference; interchange.
 noun (n.) The arrangement of any determinate number of things, as units, objects, letters, etc., in all possible orders, one after the other; -- called also alternation. Cf. Combination, n., 4.
 noun (n.) Any one of such possible arrangements.
 noun (n.) Barter; exchange.

pernicionnoun (n.) Destruction; perdition.

pernoctationnoun (n.) The act or state of passing the whole night; a remaining all night.

perorationnoun (n.) The concluding part of an oration; especially, a final summing up and enforcement of an argument.

peroxidationnoun (n.) Act, process, or result of peroxidizing; oxidation to a peroxide.

perpensionnoun (n.) Careful consideration; pondering.

perpessionnoun (n.) Suffering; endurance.

perpetrationnoun (n.) The act of perpetrating; a doing; -- commonly used of doing something wrong, as a crime.
 noun (n.) The thing perpetrated; an evil action.

perpetuationnoun (n.) The act of making perpetual, or of preserving from extinction through an endless existence, or for an indefinite period of time; continuance.

perpotationnoun (n.) The act of drinking excessively; a drinking bout.

perquisitionnoun (n.) A thorough inquiry of search.

perscrutationnoun (n.) A thorough searching; a minute inquiry or scrutiny.

persecutionnoun (n.) The act or practice of persecuting; especially, the infliction of loss, pain, or death for adherence to a particular creed or mode of worship.
 noun (n.) The state or condition of being persecuted.
 noun (n.) A carrying on; prosecution.

persimmonnoun (n.) An American tree (Diospyros Virginiana) and its fruit, found from New York southward. The fruit is like a plum in appearance, but is very harsh and astringent until it has been exposed to frost, when it becomes palatable and nutritious.

personnoun (n.) A character or part, as in a play; a specific kind or manifestation of individual character, whether in real life, or in literary or dramatic representation; an assumed character.
 noun (n.) The bodily form of a human being; body; outward appearance; as, of comely person.
 noun (n.) A living, self-conscious being, as distinct from an animal or a thing; a moral agent; a human being; a man, woman, or child.
 noun (n.) A human being spoken of indefinitely; one; a man; as, any person present.
 noun (n.) A parson; the parish priest.
 noun (n.) Among Trinitarians, one of the three subdivisions of the Godhead (the Father, the Son, and the Holy Ghost); an hypostasis.
 noun (n.) One of three relations or conditions (that of speaking, that of being spoken to, and that of being spoken of) pertaining to a noun or a pronoun, and thence also to the verb of which it may be the subject.
 noun (n.) A shoot or bud of a plant; a polyp or zooid of the compound Hydrozoa Anthozoa, etc.; also, an individual, in the narrowest sense, among the higher animals.
 verb (v. t.) To represent as a person; to personify; to impersonate.

personationnoun (n.) The act of personating, or conterfeiting the person or character of another.

personificationnoun (n.) The act of personifying; impersonation; embodiment.
 noun (n.) A figure of speech in which an inanimate object or abstract idea is represented as animated, or endowed with personality; prosopop/ia; as, the floods clap their hands.

perspirationnoun (n.) The act or process of perspiring.
 noun (n.) That which is excreted through the skin; sweat.

persuasionnoun (n.) The act of persuading; the act of influencing the mind by arguments or reasons offered, or by anything that moves the mind or passions, or inclines the will to a determination.
 noun (n.) The state of being persuaded or convinced; settled opinion or conviction, which has been induced.
 noun (n.) A creed or belief; a sect or party adhering to a certain creed or system of opinions; as, of the same persuasion; all persuasions are agreed.
 noun (n.) The power or quality of persuading; persuasiveness.
 noun (n.) That which persuades; a persuasive.

perterebrationnoun (n.) The act of boring through.

perturbationnoun (n.) The act of perturbing, or the state of being perturbed; esp., agitation of mind.
 noun (n.) A disturbance in the regular elliptic or other motion of a heavenly body, produced by some force additional to that which causes its regular motion; as, the perturbations of the planets are caused by their attraction on each other.

pertusionnoun (n.) The act of punching or piercing with a pointed instrument; as, pertusion of a vein.
 noun (n.) A punched hole; a perforation.

pervasionnoun (n.) The act of pervading, passing, or spreading through the whole extent of a thing.

perversionnoun (n.) The act of perverting, or the state of being perverted; a turning from truth or right; a diverting from the true intent or object; a change to something worse; a turning or applying to a wrong end or use.

pervestigationnoun (n.) Thorough investigation.

pervigilationnoun (n.) Careful watching.

pestilationnoun (n.) The act of pounding and bruising with a pestle in a mortar.

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.

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.

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

perronnoun (n.) An out-of-door flight of steps, as in a garden, leading to a terrace or to an upper story; -- usually applied to mediaevel or later structures of some architectural pretensions.