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Meta-Ethnicity: Afro-Celt-Viking Ethnicity: Earthling Country: Cape of Good Hope Region: Algoa Bay Ancestry: Scots-Irish-Icenian-Teutonic-Viking-Norman Politics: Spiritual Anarchy Religion: Mystic Christian Relationship Status: Celibate Hero: King Arthur Age: Born Summer of '69 Philosophy: yes please
I was quite astonished that the origins of this word are not recorded as being what I assumed they were through logical deconstruction.
The "overweening" personality is described "arrogant", yes, but I had always assumed the origin was due to the literal situation of the child simply being suckled for far too long. I took the term "ween" in what seemed a perfectly sensible etymology.
Thus the personality develops the traits of getting what it demands, being sexually fixated and egotistical as a result. Thus it suffers separation anxiety, and is prone to addiction with an oral fixation.