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kouros

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noun kou·ros \ˈkü-ˌrȯs\

Definition of kouros

plural

kouroi

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  1. :  an ancient Greek statue of a nude male youth standing with the left leg forward and arms at the sides



Origin and Etymology of kouros

Greek kouros, koros boy — more at crescent


First Known Use: 1920


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