noun Egyptian Religion.
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Did not the Divine Amen-hetep the Osirian slay with his own hand more than a hundred lions?Cleopatra|H. Rider Haggard
They were images of Osiris, whose form the deceased was supposed to assume, and who thence was called the Osirian.Museum of Antiquity|L. W. Yaggy
The wonder of Philae, with its Osirian shrine and island sanctuary, caught him as it has caught most other humans.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
Even in the oldest texts these beliefs are blended inextricably with the Osirian doctrines.
Mummification was, as has been said, probably an invention of the Osirian cult.Myths and Legends of Ancient Egypt|Lewis Spence
name of a principal god of Egypt, judge of the dead, from Latin Osiris, from Greek, from Egyptian Asar. Related: Osirian.