Variant of comely
- pleasant to look at; attractive; fair
- Archaic seemly; decorous; proper
Origin: Middle English comli ; from Old English cymlic ; from cyme, lovely, delicate, origin, originally , feeble; akin to Middle High German kume, weak (Ger kaum, scarcely) ; from Indo-European base an unverified form gou-, to cry out from source Classical Greek goaein, to groan, bewail
- comeliness noun
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