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Anubis

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noun Anu·bis \ə-ˈnü-bəs, -ˈnyü-\

Definition of Anubis

  1. :  a jackal-headed god in Egyptian mythology who leads the dead to judgment



Origin of anubis

Latin, from Greek Anoubis, from Egyptian inpw


First Known Use: 1708


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