Alternative form of Drache (“dragon”), secondarily specified to two (among each other unrelated) special meanings of the word.
Drachen m (genitive Drachens, plural Drachen)
- kite; hang glider (any gliding construction of poles and fabric)
- (pejorative) vixen, harpy (unkind woman, wife)
- inflected form of
The words Drache and Drachen are distinct only in the nominative and genitive singular.
- Drachen in Duden online