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Meaning of BACCHANTE

Pronunciation:  bu'kantee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  (Greek and Roman mythology) a priestess or votary of Bacchus
 

BACCHANTE is a 9 letter word that starts with B.

 

 See Also: votary

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Bac"chante\, n.; L. pl. {Bacchantes}.
1. A priestess of Bacchus.

2. A female bacchanal.

 

 

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