noun pen·ta·cle \ˈpen-ti-kəl\

Definition of PENTACLE

:  pentagram

Origin of PENTACLE

Medieval Latin *pentaculum, probably from Greek pente
First Known Use: 1594

Rhymes with PENTACLE


Next Word in the Dictionary: pentacontanePrevious Word in the Dictionary: pentacidAll Words Near: pentacle
July 06, 2015
categorical Hear it
absolute or relating to a category
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears