- (British, America) IPA: /ˈpɛnd(ə)nt/
pendant (plural pendants)
- (architecture) A supporting post attached to the main rafter. [from 14th c.]
- A piece of jewellery which hangs down as an ornament, especially worn on a chain around the neck. [from 15th c.]
- The dangling part of an earring. [from 16th c.]
- (nautical) A short rope hanging down, used to attach hooks for tackles; a pennant. [from 15th c.]
- (fine arts) One of a pair; a counterpart.
- One vase is the pendant to the other vase.
- (obsolete) An appendix or addition, as to a book.
- Many […] have been pleased with this work and its pendant, the Tales and Popular Fictions.
- (obsolete, in the plural) Testicles. [15th-17th c.]
- (obsolete) A pendulum.
- (US) The stem and ring of a watch, by which it is suspended.
- A lamp hanging from the roof.
- An ornament of wood or of stone hanging downwards from a roof.
- A long narrow flag at the head of the principal mast in a royal ship.
- French: pendentif
- German: Anhänger
- Italian: ciondolo
- Portuguese: pingente
- Russian: куло́н
- Spanish: colgante, pendiente