[ as-kos ]

noun,plural as·koi [as-koi]. /ˈæs kɔɪ/. Greek and Roman Antiquity.
  1. an oil or wine jar, characterized by an ellipsoidal body and a short, flanged spout from which a thin handle extends in an arc to join the back of the jar.

Origin of askos

From the Greek word áskos

Words Nearby askos Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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