The term dates from the 1960s or earlier, a hybrid of the Greek poly for many and the Latin amor for love.
polyamorous (comparative more polyamorous, superlative most polyamorous)
- Following one of various practices of having relationships with multiple partners, with the knowledge and consent of all involved.
- Having personal beliefs regarding relationships that are compatible with polyamory, regardless of one's experience or current practices.
Last modified on 6 January 2012, at 13:24