Share this entry

dux Syllabification: dux

Definition of dux in English:

noun (plural ducesˈd(y)o͞osēzˈdo͞okāz or duxes)

A Saxon chief or leader.


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

Words that rhyme with dux

crux, flux, lux, luxe, tux

Definition of dux in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources