Sharing the 'cw' prefix is 'cwe', meaning 'woman', influencing the Old English 'cuman' and 'cwene'.
The motif has also been represented in more abstract manifestations.
Catwoman" Robbie Collin, ; "non-carcinogenic [
Karel Teige's collage has been described as a depiction of "a graphically aggressive vagina dentata on all fours" Brandon Taylor,
Walter Stoeckel recognised penis captivus as a bona fide medical condition:
Mark Morton suggests that the Indo-European 'skeu' 'to conceal' is also related.
What aileth you to grouche thus and groan?
There is also a feminist group in Denmark called Vagina Dentata.
He also notes that it is not only words that can be reclaimed:
Misogynistic slurs Pejorative terms for people Profanity English words Sexual slang Sexuality and gender-related slurs Slang terms for women Slang terms for men Mammal female reproductive system Vulva.
Greer's biographer fundamentally misjudged her suggestion, calling it "a direct betrayal of what feminism was supposed to be about [