- the palm of the hand or, sometimes, the sole of the foot
- the bulge at the base of the thumb
Origin of thenarModern Latin ; from Classical Greek ; from Indo-European base an unverified form dhen-, palm of the hand, level place from source den
of a thenar
The fleshy mass on the palm of the hand at the base of the thumb.
Of or relating to the thenar.
Origin of thenarGreek, palm of the hand.