myron

[ mee-rawn; English mahy-ron ]
/ ˈmi rɔn; English ˈmaɪ rɒn /
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noun Greek Church.


Nearby words

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  6. myrrh,
  7. myrrha,
  8. myrtaceous,
  9. myrtle,
  10. myrtle beach

Origin of myron

From the Greek word mýron unguent, perfume

Myron

[ mahy-ruh n ]
/ ˈmaɪ rən /

noun

flourished c450 b.c., Greek sculptor.
a male given name: from a Greek word meaning “pleasant.”
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British Dictionary definitions for myron

Myron

/ (ˈmaɪərən) /

noun

5th century bc, Greek sculptor. He worked mainly in bronze and introduced a greater variety of pose into Greek sculpture, as in his Discobolus
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