Meaning of criocephalous in English:

criocephalous

Pronunciation /krɪəˈsɛf(ə)ləs/ /krɪəˈkɛf(ə)ləs/

See synonyms for criocephalous

adjective

historical, rare
  • (Of a sphinx or artistic representation of a person) = ram-headed .

Origin

Late 19th century. Compare Hellenistic Greek κριοκέϕαλος.