What does the name Ichor mean?

In Greek mythology, ichor (/ˈaɪkər/) is the ethereal fluid that is the blood of the gods and/or immortals.

How do you pronounce ichor in Greek?


  1. (Received Pronunciation) IPA: /ˈaɪkɔː/, /-kə/, /ˈɪkə/
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  5. (General American) IPA: /ˈaɪkɔɹ/, /ˈɪkəɹ/

What is golden Ichor?

Ichor was the golden fluid that flowed in the veins of gods and immortals, in Greek mythology. It was also believed that it was toxic to mortals, killing them instantly. Ichor also ran through the single vein that Talos had, a giant bronze man with wings that was seen in Ancient Crete.

Is Ichor blue or golden?

Ichor and rhesus O negative blood type The “Ichor” of the ancient Greeks is blue. (Or, some say, maybe gold). Blue; the colour of the blood running through the veins of Greek Gods and of European royalty!

What is Greek Ichor?

Definition of ichor 1 : a thin watery or blood-tinged discharge. 2 : an ethereal fluid taking the place of blood in the veins of the ancient Greek gods.

What is Ichor in Percy Jackson?

Ichor is the golden blood of all immortal beings. Those with Ichor, including gods, Titans, and some monsters are near-perfect beings who, in battle, can be wounded, but never permanently killed, or in the case of gods and Titans, can never be killed at all.

How do you use Ichor in a sentence?

How to use ichor in a sentence

  1. From the deep gash flowed a strange ichor, and Khosatral cried out like the dirging of a great bell.
  2. She spoke, and with her palms wiped off the ichor from her hand: the hand was healed, and the severe pains mitigated.

Do demigods bleed Ichor?

Ichor originates in Greek mythology, depicted as the blood from the Greek gods. Golden in color and fluid in form, is considered a sacred liquid but harmful to mortals. Gods, demigods and other divine beings were depicted as bleeding Ichor when harmed by specific materials.

What is Ichor used for?

Ichor is a Hardmode crafting material dropped by Ichor Stickers and the Tainted Ghoul in the Hardmode Underground Crimson and Crimson Underground Desert respectively. It is used to craft many Ichor-related items. It is the Crimson counterpart to the Corruption’s Cursed Flame.