What does ichor mean?

Definitions for ichorˈaɪ kɔr, ˈaɪ kər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word ichor.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ichor(noun)

    (Greek mythology) the rarified fluid said to flow in the veins of the Gods

  2. pus, purulence, suppuration, ichor, sanies, festering(noun)

    a fluid product of inflammation


  1. ichor(Noun)

    the liquid that in Greek Mythology was said to flow in place of blood in the veins of the gods

  2. ichor(Noun)

    any bloodlike fluid

  3. ichor(Noun)

    a watery, fetid discharge from a sore

  4. ichor(Noun)

    yellow bile

  5. Origin: Mid-17th century, from ἰχώρ.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ichor(noun)

    an ethereal fluid that supplied the place of blood in the veins of the gods

  2. Ichor(noun)

    a thin, acrid, watery discharge from an ulcer, wound, etc

  3. Origin: [NL., fr. Gr. 'ichw`r: cf. F. ichor.]


  1. Ichor

    In Greek mythology, Ichor is the ethereal golden fluid that is the blood of the gods and/or immortals.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Ichor

    ī′kor, n. (myth.) the ethereal juice in the veins of the gods: a watery humour: colourless matter from an ulcer.—adj. I′chorous. [Gr. ichōr.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Ichor

    an ethereal fluid presumed to supply the place of blood in the veins of the Greek gods.

Anagrams for ichor »

  1. choir

  2. chiro


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ichor in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ichor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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