Komos

[ koh-muh s ]
/ ˈkoʊ məs /

noun

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Comus

or Ko·mos

[ koh-muh s ]
/ ˈkoʊ məs /

noun

an ancient Greek and Roman god of drinking and revelry.

Origin of Comus

< Latin < Greek kômos revel; akin to comedy
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British Dictionary definitions for komos

Comus
/ (ˈkəʊməs) /

noun

(in late Roman mythology) a god of revelry

Word Origin for Comus

C17: from Latin, from Greek kōmos a revel
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