Definition of Horus in English:

Horus

Pronunciation /ˈhôrəs/ /ˈhɔrəs/

proper noun

Egyptian Mythology
  • A god regarded as the protector of the monarchy, and typically represented as a falcon-headed man. He assumed various aspects: in the myth of Isis and Osiris he was the posthumous son of the latter, whose murder he avenged.