Xanthorrhiza is a Civil War word that starts with the letter "x." Patented during the war, Xanthorrhiza is the pharmaceutical name for a natural medication created from the root of Xanthorrhiza apiifolia, also known as "yellow root" due to its distinctive coloring. Administered in powdered or liquid
There are four birds that have names that start with the letter X: Xantus's Hummingbird, Xantus's Murrelet, Xavier's Greenbul and Xinjiang Ground-Jay. Among the approximately 10,000 species of birds around the world, these are the only four with names that begin with "X."
Some long words that begin with the letter "O" include "obfuscate," which means to darken or confuse, and "obambulate," which means to wander around. Some other long words beginning with the letter "O" are "oblivescence," meaning forgetfulness, and "oneirocriticism," meaning dream interpretation.
Examples of interesting words that start with the letter "a" include "absquatulate," "afreet" and "argute." Other interesting words that start with "a" are "anfractuous" and "aa."
Xacuti, xiaolongbao, ximenia, xoconostle and xpinec are just some of the foods that begin with the letter “X.” Because so few words begin with the letter “X” in English, all of these foods come from countries outside the United States.
Some popular English words that start with the letter "V" include "vase," "value" and "valedictorian." Some other popular words include "valiant," "verify," "vocal" and "vent."
Many words start with the letter “J,” such as "jet," "jig," "junk," "jaded" and "jurors." The shortest word that starts with the letter “J” in the English language is "jo," which has just two letters, and the longest words that start with the letter “J” are "journalistically" and "jurisdictionally,"
One insect species with a name starting in "x" is Xylodromus affinis, a species of European beetle. Xylophagus insects, a type of insect that feeds on wood, have a group name that starts with "x." The xeres blue butterfly is an extinct species whose name begins with "x."
Some words that start with the letter "X" are "xeric," "x-ray," "xerophyte" and "xeroma." Other words starting with the letter "X" are "xenograft," "xylol," "xenon" and "xerodema." The letter "X" is one of the least-commonly used letters in the English alphabet.
Quart, queen, quotient, and question are some common words that begin with the letter Q. In the English language, the letter Q tends to be followed by the letter U, but there are notable exceptions. Some examples include qabalah, qanun, qat and qi.