noun Osi·ris \ō-ˈsī-rəs\

Definition of OSIRIS

:  the Egyptian god of the underworld and husband and brother of Isis

Origin of OSIRIS

Latin, from Greek, from Egyptian Wsỉr
First Known Use: 1613

Rhymes with OSIRIS


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indomitable Hear it
incapable of being subdued or conquered
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