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First declension Noun; Masculine Transliteration:

Principal Part: χρυσοκόμης χρυσοκόμου

Structure: χρυσοκομ (Stem) + ης (Ending)

Etym.: ko/mh


  1. the golden haired
  2. with golden ornaments in the hair


First declension

The inflection forms above were generated by rules and some usages of them were not attested.

Due to a bug of system, some forms may display wrong accents.


  • χρυσοκόμησ δὲ Διώνυσοσ ξανθὴν Ἀριάδνην, κούρην Μίνωοσ, θαλερὴν ποιήσατ’ ἄκοιτιν. (Hesiod, Theogony, Book Th. 99:1)
  • "εἰκότωσ οὖν ὁ Εὐριπίδησ, εἶπε λοιβαὶ νεκύων φθιμένων ἀοιδαί, τὰσ χρυσοκόμα Ἀπόλλων οὐκ ἐνδέχεται. (Plutarch, De E apud Delphos, section 2112)
  • σφαίρῃ δεῦτέ με πορφυρέῃ βάλλων χρυσοκόμησ Ἔρωσ νήνι ποικιλοσαμβάλῳ συμπαίζειν προκαλεῖται, ἡ δ’, ἐστὶν γὰρ ἀπ’ εὐκτίτου Λέσβου, τὴν μὲν ἐμὴν κόμην, λευκὴ γάρ, καταμέμφεται, πρὸσ δ’ ἄλλην τινὰ χάσκει. (Athenaeus, The Deipnosophists, Book 13, book 13, chapter 72 1:3)
  • σοὶ παιὰν φίλοσ ἦν καὶ ὁ χρυσοκόμησ Ὑμέναιοσ, καὶ λιγυρῶν αὐλῶν ἡδυμελεῖσ χάριτεσ. (Unknown, Greek Anthology, Volume V, book 16, chapter 1772)
  • ὧδε γὰρ ἀργυρότοξοσ ἄναξ ἑκάεργοσ Ἀπόλλων χρυσοκόμησ ἔχρη πίονοσ ἐξ ἀδύτου· (Unknown, Elegy and Iambus, Volume I, , 57)


  1. the golden haired


Source: Henry George Liddell. Robert Scott. "A Greek-English Lexicon". revised and augmented throughout by. Sir Henry Stuart Jones.

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