— called also
1571, in the meaning defined above
Latin parelion, from Greek parēlion, from para- + hēlios sun — more at solar
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“Parhelion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/parhelion. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.
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