ephebus

[ ih-fee-buhs ]

noun,plural e·phe·bi [ih-fee-bahy]. /ɪˈfi baɪ/.
  1. a youth of ancient Greece just entering manhood or commencing training for full Athenian citizenship.

Origin of ephebus

1
From Latin; see origin at ephebe

Words Nearby ephebus

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