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EtymologyEdit

From χᾰλκός (khalkós, copper) +‎ -εος (-eos).

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χᾰ́λκεος (khálkeosm (feminine χᾰλκέᾱ, neuter χᾰ́λκεον); first/second declension

  1. of copper or bronze, brazen
    1. (of statues)
    2. (χἀλκεος ἀγών) a contest for a shield of brass
  2. (figuratively) brazen, hard, stout, strong

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