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sun disk

noun

Definition of sun disk

  1. :  an ancient Near Eastern symbol consisting of a disk with conventionalized wings emblematic of the sun god (as Ra in Egypt)



Illustration of sun disk

1877

First Known Use of sun disk

1877

Rhymes with sun disk


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