combining form

variants or arachno-
: spider : arachnid

Word History


New Latin & Greek; New Latin, from Greek, from arachnē spider, spiderweb; perhaps akin to Latin aranea spider, Greek arkys net

Dictionary Entries Near arachn-

Cite this Entry

“Arachn-.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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