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sun disk

  1. the disk of the sun.
  2. a representation of this, especially in religious symbolism.
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Origin of sun disk

First recorded in 1875–80
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Historical Examples

  • It was this king who introduced the sole worship of the sun-disk and was ever after considered a heretic.

    The New York Obelisk

    Charles E. Moldenke

  • But these are but the specks on a sun-disk, all glowing with the most genuine love of nature.

  • But the sun-disk did not always remain the only permissible emblem of Deity.