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Sothic

Saltos de línea: So¦thic
Pronunciación: /ˈsəʊθɪk
 
, ˈsɒθ-/

Definición de Sothic en inglés:

adjetivo

Relating to Sirius (the Dog Star), especially with reference to the ancient Egyptian year fixed by its heliacal rising.
Example sentences
  • Thus, no calculation of a New Year's Day starting point can be made, and this Sothic date is of no use.
  • Of Meyer's four Sothic dates, the oldest has been abandoned and there is uncertainty about the second.
  • Each ‘hundred’ years is thus one Sothic cycle, one procession of the constellations.

Origen

early 19th century: from Greek Sōthis (from an Egyptian name of the Dog Star) + -ic.

Words that rhyme with Sothic

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