Latin, leader, from Greek koryphaios, from koryphē summit
1655, in the meaning defined at sense 1
“Coryphaeus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coryphaeus. Accessed 7 Feb. 2023.
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