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 are female werewolves called wifwolves?

Whether “woman” is actually a sexist word depends on the origin of “wif.” What did it mean before it meant “female”? If it comes from a word meaning “weave,” then it is potentially reinforcing stereotypes about traditional gender roles. It’s possible, however, that it refers to female private parts. All the resources I’ve found say the etymology is “uncertain.”

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