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[oo-rey-nuh s]
noun Classical Mythology.
  1. Uranus(def 2).
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Historical Examples of ouranos

  • Instead of Nirvana, their heaven was Ouranos—the sky above them.

    Ancient Faiths And Modern

    Thomas Inman

  • Ouranos, however, came to her when he listed and attempted to kill her children.

  • Ouranos ‘hid his children from the light in the hollows of Earth’ (Hesiod).

    Modern Mythology

    Andrew Lang

  • Everybody has observed that the stars rise up off the earth, like the bees sprung from the blood of Ouranos.

    Modern Mythology

    Andrew Lang