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Amon-Ra

[ah-muh n-rah]
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noun Egyptian Mythology.
  1. Amen-Ra.
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Amen-Ra

or A·mon-Ra

[ah-muh n-rah]
noun Egyptian Mythology.
  1. a god in whom Amen and Ra were combined: the god of the universe and the supreme Egyptian god during the period of Theban political supremacy.
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Examples from the Web for amon-ra

Historical Examples

  • At the head of the sanctuary sat the statue of Amon-Ra, thrice the size of a man.

    Moon of Israel

    H. Rider Haggard

  • Then they bore the mummy with boundless magnificence to the temple of Amon-Ra.

    The Pharaoh and the Priest

    Alexander Glovatski

  • “Well, let us build a residence for Amon-Ra,” said the pharaoh.

    The Pharaoh and the Priest

    Alexander Glovatski

  • Wish not for yourself a thing belonging to Amon-Ra, king of the gods.

    The Treasury of Ancient Egypt

    Arthur E. P. B. Weigall

  • The Amon-Ra cult regained its political ascendancy with the rise of the nineteenth dynasty.


British Dictionary definitions for amon-ra

Amen-Ra

noun
  1. Egyptian myth the sun-god; the principal deity during the period of Theban hegemony
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