This novel depicts a hetero couple who are in love.
Origin of hetero
- Gr hetero-, other, different < heteros, the other (of two), earlier hateros < IE *sm-tero- < base *sem-, *sm-, one, together > L semper, simplus + *-tero-, expressing contrast, comparison
From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition
- Greek from heteros other sem-1 in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Ancient Greek á¼•Ï„ÎµÏÎ¿Ï‚ (heteros, “other, another, different")
- Clipped from heterosexual.