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  • (noun): Egyptian god of the underworld and judge of the dead; husband and sister of Isis; father or brother of Horus.

Osiris

Osiris ( /oʊˈsaɪərɨs/; Ancient Greek: Ὄσιρις, also Usiris; the Egyptian language name is variously transliterated Asar, Asari, Aser, Ausar, Ausir, Wesir, Usir, Usire or Ausare) was an Egyptian god, usually identified as the god of the afterlife, the underworld and the dead. He was classically depicted as a green-skinned man with a pharaoh's beard, partially mummy-wrapped at the legs, wearing a distinctive crown with two large ostrich feathers at either side, and holding a symbolic crook and flail.

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List Of Age Of Mythology Characters - Egyptian Gods - Osiris
... Osiris is the Egyptian God of Judgement and the brother and husband of the Goddess Isis ... In The Fall of the Trident, the heroes attempt to find and reunite the pieces of Osiris' body and resurrect him so that he can prevent Gargarensis from opening Tartarus, while Gargarensis and Kemsyt seek to ... Osiris' throne is seated atop the entrance to the Underworld, and his resurrection would prevent Gargarensis from entering the Underworld in Egypt ...
Osiris - Greco-Roman Era - Destruction of Cult
... The cult of Osiris continued until the 6th century AD on the island of Philae in Upper Nile ... The worship of Isis and Osiris was allowed to continue at Philae until the time of Justinian, by treaty between the Blemmyes-Nobadae and Diocletian ...
Curse Of The Mummy's Tomb (board Game) - Gameplay - Victory
... To win, a player had to enter the Chamber of Osiris and test three character specific attributes ... The Chamber of Osiris was only accessible from specific locations on the top tiered board and the character had to be in possession of the special Key of Osiris Discovery ...
List Of Marvel Comics Characters: H - Horus
... He is the son of Osiris and Isis ... Horus was revealed to have been imprisoned with Osiris and Isis in a pyramid for three thousand years by Seth ... Horus aided Osiris, Isis, and Thor in defeating Seth ...
Sutekh (deity)
... In Egyptian mythology, Set is portrayed as the usurper who killed and mutilated his own brother Osiris ... Osiris' wife Isis reassembled Osiris' corpse and embalmed him ... Osiris' son Horus sought revenge upon Set, and the myths describe their conflicts ...