Meaning of cockatrice
Pronunciation: (kok'u-tris), [key]
- a legendary monster with a deadly glance, supposedly hatched by a serpent from the egg of a cock, and commonly represented with the head, legs, and wings of a cock and the body and tail of a serpent. Cf. basilisk (def. 1).
- a venomous serpent. Isa. 11:8.
- cockatrice (Thesaurus)