What does pythoness mean?

Definitions for pythonessˈpaɪ θə nɪs, ˈpɪθ ə-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pythoness(noun)

    a witch with powers of divination

  2. Pythia, Pythoness(noun)

    (Greek mythology) the priestess of Apollo at Delphi who transmitted the oracles


  1. pythoness(Noun)

    A female python.

  2. Pythoness(Noun)

    The priestess of the oracle of Apollo at Delphi.

  3. Origin: See Pythoness.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pythoness(noun)

    the priestess who gave oracular answers at Delphi in Greece

  2. Pythoness(noun)

    any woman supposed to have a spirit of divination; a sort of witch

  3. Origin: [L. pythonissa: cf. F. pythonisse. See Pythian.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Pythoness

    the priestess of Apollo at Delphi (q. v.), so called from the Python (q. v.), the dragon slain by the god.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pythoness in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pythoness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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  • прорицательница, вещунья, предсказательницаRussian

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