See also: Python

EnglishEdit

 
a python (Python natalensis) constricting a goat.

EtymologyEdit

Latin pȳthon, from Ancient Greek Πύθων (Púthōn), the name of the mythological enormous serpent at Delphi slain by Apollo, probably from Πυθώ (Puthṓ), older name of Delphi.

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NounEdit

python (plural pythons)

  1. A type of large constricting snake.
  2. (vulgar, slang) A penis.

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DutchEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin Pythōn, from Ancient Greek Πύθων (Púthōn).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpi.tɔn/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: py‧thon

NounEdit

python m (plural pythons)

  1. python, constrictor of the family Pythonidae

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin python.

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python m (plural pythons)

  1. python

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InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

python (plural pythones)

  1. python

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek Πύθων (Púthōn), the name of the mythological enormous serpent at Delphi slain by Apollo, probably from Πυθώ (Puthṓ), older name of Delphi.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pȳthon m (genitive pȳthōnis, feminine pȳthōnissa); third declension

  1. soothsayer

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative pȳthon pȳthōnēs
Genitive pȳthōnis pȳthōnum
Dative pȳthōnī pȳthōnibus
Accusative pȳthōnem pȳthōnēs
Ablative pȳthōne pȳthōnibus
Vocative pȳthon pȳthōnēs