proper nounEgyptian Mythology
A goddess of fertility, wife of Osiris and mother of Horus. Her worship spread to western Asia, Greece, and Rome, where she was identified with various local goddesses.
A name for the part of the River Thames that flows through Oxford, England.
From Latin Tamesis, the Roman name for the Thames, of Celtic origin.
Early 21st century acronym from Islamic State in Iraq and Syria or Islamic State in Iraq and al-Sham (‘Syria’ or ‘the Levant’).