Open main menu
See also: éros, erős, Eros, Éros, and EROS

Contents

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ancient Greek ἔρως (érōs, love, desire).

PronunciationEdit

(UK) IPA(key): /ˈɪəɹɒs/
(US) IPA(key): /ˈɛɹoʊs/

NounEdit

eros (usually uncountable, plural erotes)

  1. A winged figure of a child representing love and/or its power
  2. Physical love; sexual desire
  3. a type of love that seeks fulfillment without violation or something else
  4. (psychiatry) libido
  5. (psychiatry) collective instincts for self-preservation; life drive

AntonymsEdit

TranslationsEdit

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

NounEdit

erōs

  1. accusative plural of erus

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ἔρως (érōs, love, desire).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

eros m (uncountable)

  1. eros; sexual desire
  2. (psychiatry) libido

SynonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit