archaic
used especially to express surprise or contempt

Word History

Etymology

alteration of quoth he

First Known Use

1519, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of quotha was in 1519

Dictionary Entries Near quotha

Cite this Entry

“Quotha.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/quotha. Accessed 29 Feb. 2024.

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