follow Dictionary.com

11 Trending Words of 2014

sea-monster

n.

1580s, from sea + monster. Sea serpent is attested from 1640s. In Old English a sea-monster might be called sædraca "sea dragon," or sædeor.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for sea

3
3
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with sea-monster