Pentalpha

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Pentalpha A five-pointed star, resembling five alphas joined at their bases; -- used as a symbol.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n pentalpha A five-pointed star; a pentacle. See pentacle, and cut under pentagram.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Pentalpha pen-tal′fa a five-pointed star: a pentacle.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL., fr. Gr. : cf. F. pentalpha,. See Penta-, and Alpha
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. pente, five, alpha.

Usage

In literature:

His affiliation at the time of his death was with Pentalpha Lodge, No.
"The Life and Public Services of James A. Garfield" by Emma Elizabeth Brown
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