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The novel is a loose retelling of Ovid’s myth of Daphne and Apollo, in which the forest nymph prefers her freedom over the greedy love of the sun god.
After his success in theater, Evans booked his first major film role, playing the sun god Apollo in 2010’s Clash of the Titans.
In uniquely Egyptian symbolism, the pyramids were associating the pharaohs buried in them indissolubly with the supreme creator and sun god, Ra, metaphorically assuring their resurrection.
Long, long ago, the ancient Egyptian sun god Re grew angry with humanity.
The pharaoh tried to replace Amen with the sole worship of Aten (or Aton, the disk of the sun, an aspect of the Egyptian sun god Ra).
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SUN GOD Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of sun god for English Language Learners
: a god that represents the sun in various religions
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