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pendant (noun) piece of jewelry hanging from a chain around a person's neck.
Usually a piece of jewelry hangs down from a chain or a necklace. Such a piece of jewelry is a pendant. An ornament in the middle of a chain or a necklace is a pendant.
- The pendant attached to her chain was studded with rare gems. Hanging down from the chain, it gave her a beautiful look.
- The precious stones in the pendant of the child's gold chain tempted the thief to steal it. This made him kidnap the child.