a combining form meaning “image,” “likeness,” used in the formation of compound words: iconology.
Also, especially before a vowel, icon-.

< Latin < Greek eikono-, combining form of eikṓn icon

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icono- or (before a vowel) icon-
combining form
indicating an image or likeness: iconology
[from Greek: icon]
icon- or (before a vowel) icon-
combining form
[from Greek: icon]

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