pythonic etymology

English word pythonic comes from English Python, English python ((vulgar, slang) penis. A type of large constricting snake.)

Detailed word origin of pythonic

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Python English (eng) (Greek mythology) The earth-dragon of Delphi, represented as a serpent, killed by Apollo.. (computing) A high-level interpreted programming language invented by Guido van Rossum. (informal) The British comedy troupe Monty Python. A member of the comedy troupe Monty Python: Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones or Michael Palin; referred to collectively as The Pythons.
python English (eng) (vulgar, slang) penis. A type of large constricting snake.
pythonic English (eng) Of or pertaining to the pythons.. Prophetic; oracular; pretending to foretell events.

Words with the same origin as pythonic

Descendants of Python
PyCon PyGTK PyPI PyPy PyQt PyS60 Pygame