variants or colosse
plural colosses

Word History


Middle French & Latin; Middle French colosse, from Latin colossus

First Known Use

1549, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of coloss was in 1549

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“Coloss.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Dec. 2023.

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