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Penates

noun plural Pe·na·tes \pə-ˈnā-tēz, -ˈnä-\

Definition of PENATES

:  the Roman gods of the household worshipped in close connection with Vesta and with the Lares

Origin of PENATES

Latin, from penus food, provisions
First Known Use: 1513

Rhymes with PENATES

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July 05, 2015
bunkum Hear it
insincere or foolish talk
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