quotha

interjection
\ ˈkwō-thə How to pronounce quotha (audio) \

Definition of quotha

archaic
used especially to express surprise or contempt

First Known Use of quotha

1519, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for quotha

alteration of quoth he

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quotha

quot homines, tot sententiae

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“Quotha.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/quotha. Accessed 1 Oct. 2022.

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