follow Dictionary.com

11 Trending Words of 2014

pschent

[skent, pskent] /skɛnt, pskɛnt/
noun
1.
the double crown worn by ancient Egyptian kings, symbolic of dominion over Upper and Lower Egypt, which had previously been separate kingdoms.
Origin
1805-1815
1805-15; < Greek pschént < Egyptian pʾ-sh̬mty, equivalent to pʾ- deictic + sh̬m powerful + ty feminine dual marker
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for pschent

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for pschent

14
16
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for pschent