Definition of kouros noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

kouros

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈkuːrɒs//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkuːrɑːs//
 
(pl. kourai
BrE BrE//ˈkuːraɪ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkuːraɪ//
 
)
 
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an old Greek statue of a young man standing up and usually naked Word OriginGreek, Ionic form of koros ‘boy’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: kouros