Pictured: Judah and Tamar, by Horace Vernet
None of the daughters of Israel shall be a kedeshah, nor shall any of the sons of Israel be a kadesh.
You shall not bring the hire of a prostitute (zonah) or the wages of a dog (keleb) into the house of the Lord your God to pay a vow, for both of these are an abomination to the Lord your God. -Deuteronomy 23:17-18. According to Genesis chpt. 38, "After Judah's own wife died, he went to a prostitute: Tamar, disguised behind a veil. She asked for his staff and seal as security, then made her pregnant. Three months later, Judah learns that Tamar had prostituted herself and gotten pregnant, so he orders her burnt to death..."
O'Jays - For The Love of Money
It's the almighty dollar. Makes the ladies scream and holla. Makes prisoners of the greedy and takes care of the needy. Said to be the root of all that is evil, a devout promise of endless problems and many other subliminal cliches we failed to mention. Currency used for trade or to make a purchase.
A homosexual who behaves like a diva or stunt queen. 2.) Military: (US Navy 1980s) Title given to the sailors who do the domestic duties. A sailor could be the berthing queen if he is assigned to cleaning the berthing compartment or the laundry queen if he does the laundry. This is as opposed to the king who has more manly duties.
Generic name for a sailor, used in a similar manner as "Joe Blow" or "John Q. Public". Example: "You're working on an electrical system without tagging it out, when along comes Seaman Schmuckatelli, who energizes the circuit and ZAP, you're fried calamari."
In the traditional Chilota mythology of Chiloé, the Trauco is a humanoid creature of small stature - similar to a dwarf or goblin - who lives in the deep forests. It has an ugly face and legs without feet. Supposedly this woodland creature possess some type of magic power that makes him irresistible to women. o_O Yes, we've all seen a hot, beautiful woman hand and hand with a short ugly troll and no liquor around to help rationalize this immaculate conception.