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An ancient Egyptian goddess of fertility and magic who was the sister and wife of Osiris.
[Latin Īsis, from Greek, from Egyptian 'st.]
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(Placename) the local name for the River Thames at Oxford
(Non-European Myth & Legend) an ancient Egyptian fertility goddess, depicted as a woman with a cow's horns, between which was the disc of the sun; wife and sister of Osiris
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the ancient Egyptian goddess of fertility; sister and wife of Osiris.
the local name of the Thames River at Oxford.
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|Noun||1.||Isis - Egyptian goddess of fertility; daughter of Geb; sister and wife of Osiris|
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