Some words that start with X are xenon, x-ray, xylophone and xenia. The letter X is the third least-common letter in the English alphabet. It is used more frequently than the letters Z and Q, but still only has a frequency of approximately 0.15 percent.
Although there is no food that starts with the letter "x" in the English language, "xigua" is a Chinese word for watermelon and was the original name for the food. The xigua is a melon with powerful health benefits and there are more than 1,200 different varieties of the sweet watermelon worldwide.
BMW produces a range of sport-utility vehicles called the X1, the X3, the X4, the X5 and the X6. Citroen makes the Xsara, the Xantia and the XM, while Nissan produces the X Trail and X Terra.
A body part that starts with the letter X is the xiphoid process. The xiphoid process is a part of the sternum, namely the breastbone.
The smallest words that contain the letter X are ax, ex, ox, xi and xu. Some three-letter words that use the letter X are six, mix, wax, fix and hex.
One type of fish that starts with the letter "X" is the X-ray Tetra, known for its translucent skin that makes its backbone visible, according to OneKind, an animal protection charity. The fish also is called the Golden Pristella Tetra, in reference to its golden-colored skin.
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."
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 things that start with the letter "I" include common nouns such as iceberg, inkwell and invention and abstract nouns such as identity, integrity and inspiration. Other "I" words include adjectives such as idiotic, infantile, itchy and irritable and verbs such as identify, inscribe, indict and i
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."