bacchante

noun
bac·chante | \bə-ˈkant, -ˈkänt;-ˈkan-tē, -ˈkän- \

Definition of bacchante 

: a priestess or female follower of Bacchus

First Known Use of bacchante

1579, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for bacchante

French, from Latin bacchant-, bacchans

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