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  1. Serapis(def 1).
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Historical Examples of sarapis

  • There is also a temple of Sarapis, situated in a very sandy spot, where the sand is accumulated in masses by the wind.

    The Geography of Strabo, Volume III (of 3)


  • To the Greeks, it would appear, Sarapis was the form taken by the deceased Apis bull.

  • The temple of Sarapis was stormed amid scenes of riot and turbulence, and the last refuge of the Egyptian faith was gone.

  • This feature was very strikingly exemplified in the god Sarapis, a deity equally reverenced by the Greeks and the Egyptians.