Origin of chalco-
Words nearby chalco-
WORDS THAT USE CHALCO-
What does chalco- men?
Chalco- comes from Greek chalkós, meaning “copper.” The Latin equivalent is cupr-, “copper.” Want to know more? Check out our Words That Use article on cupr-.
What are variants of chalco-?
Examples of chalco-
An example of a technical term that features the form chalco- is chalcography, “the art of engraving on copper or brass.”
What are some words that use the combining form chalco-?
- chalcotrichite (using the equivalent form of chalco- in German)
What are some other forms that chalco- may be commonly confused with?
How to use chalco- in a sentence
The other source of confusion is in the successive campaigns against or conquests of the same province, as of Chalco for example.The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, Volume 5|Hubert Howe Bancroft
Scott passed around Lake Chalco to the southwest, and thence moved west skirting the south shore.A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year|Edwin Emerson
After remaining here two days, the march was again resumed along the southern shores of Lake Chalco.Hernando Cortez|John S. C. Abbott
The population of Chalco he does not give, nor the population of the very numerous villages whose names he mentions.Mexico and its Religion|Robert A. Wilson
Corts approached through fertile fields, plantations, and maguey-vineyards till they reached Lake Chalco.The Story of Extinct Civilizations of the West|Robert E. Anderson