Horus: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (hôr'us, hōr'-), [key]
— n. Egyptian Relig.
  1. a solar deity, regarded as either the son or the brother of Isis and Osiris, and usually represented as a falcon or as a man with the head of a falcon.
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