Egyptian god associated with the living pharaoh, often shown with the head of a falcon; son of Osiris and Isis; opponent of the god Seth
deity - Egyptian god, son of Osiris and Isis
God of the sky and protector of the pharaoh who was likened to him, Horus could either be depicted as a falcon-headed man. As the son of Osiris and Isis, he was often represented as infant (Harpocrates) with a finger held to his lips
Egyptian sun god: in Egyptian mythology, the god of the sun, the sky, and goodness, usually depicted as having a falcon's head. Horus was the son of Isis and Osiris.
Originally a falcon god of the sky, Horus became associated with the role of the king early in Egyptian history. Later he was connected with Osiris as his son and the avenger of his death. He is usually depicted as a falcon or a falcon-headed man.
Horus is an ancient god of Egyptian mythology, whose cult survived so long that he evolved dramatically over time and gained many names. The most well known name is the Greek Horus, representing the Egyptian Heru/Har, which is the basic element in most of the other names of Horus. Horus was so important that the Eye of Horus became an important Egyptian symbol of power.
Egyptian falcon-headed solar god
Son of Isis and Osiris, Horus defeated the evil god Seth, his uncle, in revenge for his murder of his father Osiris, regaining control of the world in the process. The Pharaohs were held to be the incarnation of Horus. God of the sky, with the Sun and moon as his eyes, depicted as the falcon-headed god.
ancient sky god in the form of a falcon, embodiment of the divine powers of the living king; son of Osiris and Isis
A god of the sky, depicted as a powerful bird.
Egyptian; Head of a Falcon and body of a man. God of the all-seeing eye and healing.
The falcon god. Originally the sky god. Identified with the reigning king during his lifetime. Son of Isis, and avenger of the murder of his father Osiris. Cult centres: Delta, Edfu and Hierakonpolis.
God who was worshipped in the guise of a falcon. As ruler of the earth he was the son of Osiris.
Hellenized Greek for H*r, meaning "face." The god of the unique individual, referred to as The Face of Heaven. Identity personified. Root of the modern word "horizon."
Greek name for Hor, Har or Heru. The sun god in the form of a falcon. Horus the Elder (Haroeris) is the brother of Osiris, Set, Isis and Nephthys. Horus the Younger or Child (Harpocrates or Harsiese) is the son of Isis and Osiris. These two Horuses are often conflated.
falcon-headed god. Called "the avenger of his father" for killing Seth, the murderer of Osiris. The Pharaohs were said to be Horus incarnate. Son of Isis and Osiris.!-- google_ad_client = "pub-6607258750979944"; google_ad_width = 336; google_ad_height = 280; google_ad_format = "336x280_as"; google_ad_channel =""; google_color_border = "000000"; google_color_bg = "F0F0F0"; google_color_link = "0000FF"; google_color_url = "008000"; google_color_text = "000000";
A falcon headed god. Horus was so important to the state religion that Pharaohs were considered his human manifestation and even took on the name Horus.
one of the nine major gods of ancient Egypt, son of Isis and Osiris, a solar god often represented as a falcon [image
Horus (also Lupercal) was one of the twenty Space Marine Primarchs, and of them, held the title First Primarch and Warmaster, in the fictional Warhammer 40,000 universe. He was the Commander-in-Chief of the Luna Wolves/Son's of Horus Legion, the favoured son of the Emperor of Mankind, and the galaxy's greatest traitor.
Horus is a fictional character appearing in the Marvel Comics universe, based loosely on the Horus of Egyptian mythology.