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pathfinder n somebody who fares into unknown land or areas; explorer, scout
[extension of existing word]
penny blood n a story of horror, violence and murder; penny dreadful, penny awful
[OE penny & blood.]
Penwightsteart n Land's End at Cornwall;
[OE penwihtsteort]
pit-dwelling n (In England and on the Continent in the first century AD) a building that is partly dug into the ground, and covered by a roof. Besides providing shelter from extremes of weather, these structures may also be used to store food and for cultural activities like the telling of stories, dancing, singing and celebrations;
[OE pit & dwelling]
pith n soft inner part of a plant, feather; bone marrow. Fig: spirit, essence; strength, force, vigour,(men of pith);force energy of words or speech; importance, gravity, weight; marrow, essence, importance
[OE piða pith of a tree or vegetable]
puthery adj humid; muggy, sultry
[OED & MW (Dialectical, Northern England), ENE 17th century]