Definition of Osiris in English:

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Pronunciation: /ə(ʊ)ˈsʌɪrɪs/
Egyptian Mythology
A god originally connected with fertility, husband of Isis and father of Horus. He is known chiefly through the story of his death at the hands of his brother Seth and his subsequent restoration to a new life as ruler of the afterlife.

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