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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The brightest star in the sky.

Usage examples (37)
  • Sothis is the ancient Greek name for the star Sirius.
  • Chess, Goddess and Everything: Sothis and Sirius skip to main
  • The star Sothis rose heliacally on the first day of the Egyptian New
  • To the earliest Egyptians, Sirius/Sothis was the home of departed souls. for more
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