Definition of dux in English:

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Pronunciation: /dəks/

noun (plural duces /ˈd(y)o͞osēz/ /ˈdo͞okāz/ or duxes)

A Saxon chief or leader.


Mid 18th century: from Latin, 'leader'.

Words that rhyme with dux

crux, flux, lux, luxe, tux

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Syllabification: dux

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