OTHER WORDS FROM OsirisO·si·ri·an [oh-sahy-ree-uhn], /oʊˈsaɪ ri ən/, adjective
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In Egyptian lore, the god Osiris had married his sister Isis.In the tombs of Saqqara, new discoveries are rewriting ancient Egypt’s history|Sudarsan Raghavan|April 22, 2021|Washington Post
In Egyptian mythology, Osiris, the god of the underworld, is praised for introducing beer to humans.
He looked into the eyes of great Osiris,… and that part of him that ever watched—the great Onlooker—smiled.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
Isis, the wife and sister of Osiris, was a sort of sun goddess, representing the productive power of Nature.
Osiris was the god before whose tribunal all departed spirits appeared to be judged.
Isis, the consort of Osiris, who with him presided at the judgment of the dead, was scarcely less venerated.Beacon Lights of History, Volume II|John Lord
Agricultural religion in Egypt was concentrated in the cult of Osiris and Isis, and influenced all local theologies.Myths of Babylonia and Assyria|Donald A. Mackenzie