eros

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See also: éros, Eros, and EROS

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek ἔρως (erōs, love, desire).

Noun[edit]

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

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

erōs

  1. accusative plural of erus

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

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Noun[edit]

eros m (uncountable)

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

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