perpent

perpent

[pur-puhnt]
noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To perpent
Collins
World English Dictionary
perpend or perpent1 (ˈpɜːpənd)
 
n
parpend, Also called: perpend stone a large stone that passes through a wall from one side to the other
 
[C15: from Old French parpain, of uncertain origin]
 
perpent or perpent1
 
n
 
[C15: from Old French parpain, of uncertain origin]

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature