Definitions for xanthous
yellow, yellowish, xanthous(adj)
of the color intermediate between green and orange in the color spectrum; of something resembling the color of an egg yolk
Pertaining to people with yellowish, red, auburn, or brown hair.
Origin: From ξανθός.
yellow; specifically (Ethnol.), of or pertaining to those races of man which have yellowish, red, auburn, or brown hair