Chi–Rho

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noun \ˈkī-ˈrō, ˈkē-\

Definition of Chi–Rho

plural

Chi–Rhos

  1. :  a Christian monogram and symbol formed from the first two letters X and P of the Greek word for Christ —called also Christogram

Origin and Etymology of chi–rho

chi + rho


First Known Use: 1868

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