1605–15; < Gk kleitorís, akin to kleíein to shut
SHEATH IS NOT A SWORD.
SHEATH IS WHERE THE SWORD GOES.
A class at Berkley teaches that "sheath" means "sword"?? And none of these girls bothered to look it up?
If we're talking about a school -- a place that should be dedicated to RIGOROUS logic -- the, yes, it's the very hill I want to die on.
institutional sexism : United States :: etymological roots : contemporary language
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