Definitions for xanthochroi

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  1. Xanthochroi(ProperNoun)

    A division of the human population having fair skin and wavy blond hair.

  2. Origin: coined by T.H. Huxley, from ξανθός + χρώς.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Xanthochroi

    a division of the Caucasian races, comprising the lighter-colored members

  2. Origin: [NL. See Xanthochroic.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Xanthochroi

    zan-thok′roi, one of the five groups of men, according to Huxley and other ethnologists, comprising the fair whites.—n. Xanthochroi′a, a yellow discolouration of the skin.—adjs. Xanthochrō′ic, Xanthoch′rōous. [Formed through L. from Gr. xanthos, yellow, chroa, skin.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of xanthochroi in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of xanthochroi in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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