from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A sculpture representing a standing nude young man, especially one produced in Greece before the fifth century B.C.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. a sculpture of a naked youth in Ancient Greece, the male equivalent of a kore.
Greek, boy.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Ionic Ancient Greek κοῦρος (kouros), variant of Ancient Greek κόρος (koros, "boy"). (Wiktionary)