pythoness etymology

English word pythoness comes from English -ess (Suffix appended to words to make a female form.Examples:.), English python ((vulgar, slang) penis. A type of large constricting snake.)

Detailed word origin of pythoness

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ess English (eng) Suffix appended to words to make a female form.Examples:.
python English (eng) (vulgar, slang) penis. A type of large constricting snake.
pythoness English (eng) A female python.

Words with the same origin as pythoness

Descendants of -ess
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