5 letter words starting with AER

The following list contains 1 five letter word in English

5 letter words starting with AER in English

5 letter words starting with AERI

Common 5 letter words starting with AER with meaning

Parts of Speech:


  1. A large nest of a bird of prey, especially an eagle, typically built high in a tree or on a cliff.
  2. A house or dwelling, typically located in a remote or high location.
  • US: /ˈɛr.i/
  • UK: /ˈeɪə.ri/
Origin and Usage:

The word "aerie" comes from the Latin word "aerea", meaning "nest of a bird of prey". It was first used in English in the 15th century to refer to a birds nest. Over time, the word evolved to also refer to a high, remote dwelling or habitation, such as a mountain cabin or a secluded home. Today, "aerie" is most commonly used to refer to an eagles nest or a high-altitude dwelling.

  • Nest
  • Perch
  • Roost
  • High-altitude home
Related Words:
  • Above
  • Alone
  • Cliff
  • Height
  • Perch
Example Sentences:
  1. The eagles aerie was perched high atop the mountain.
  2. After a long hike, they finally reached the aerie at the top of the cliff.