homo- - Wiktionary

Etymology 2[edit]. From homosexual. Prefix[edit]. homo-. of or pertaining to homosexuals or homosexuality. Derived terms[edit]. homoerotic · homophobia. Etymology 3[edit]. From homologue. Prefix[edit]. homo-. (organic chemistry) Used to form the names of compounds derived from simpler ones by addition of a methylene ...

Homo | Definition of Homo by Merriam-Webster

Define homo: any of a genus (Homo) of hominids that includes modern humans (H. sapiens) and several extinct related species (such as H. erectus and…

Homo | hominin genus | Britannica.com


Homo: Homo, genus of the family Hominidae (order Primates) characterized by a relatively large cranial capacity, limb structure adapted to a habitual erect posture and a bipedal.