Associations to the word «Isis»


ISIS, proper noun. (Egyptian mythology) An ancient Egyptian goddess, the wife of Osiris and mother of Horus, worshiped as the ideal mother and wife and as the matron of nature and magic.
ISIS, proper noun. (UK) The River Thames.
ISIS, proper noun. (astronomy) Short for 42 Isis, a main belt asteroid.
ISIS, proper noun. (rare) A female given name
ISIS, proper noun. Alternative letter-case form of ISIS
ISIS, noun. (zoology) Any coral of the genus Isis, or family Isididae, composed of joints of white, stony coral, alternating with flexible, horny joints.
ISIS, proper noun. A Sunni jihadist group active in Libya, Nigeria, Iraq and Syria, where it has proclaimed an (unrecognized) state.

Dictionary definition

ISIS, noun. Egyptian goddess of fertility; daughter of Geb; sister and wife of Osiris.

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