pythoness

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

See Pythoness.

Noun[edit]

pythoness (plural pythonesses)

  1. Alternative capitalization of Pythoness.
  2. A female soothsayer
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Etymology 2[edit]

python +‎ -ess

Noun[edit]

pythoness (plural pythonesses)

  1. A female python.
    • 1862, The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 56,
      On the fifteenth of January, it was discovered that the pythoness had excluded rather more than a hundred dirty-white, leathery-looking eggs.
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