[ US /əˈnubɪs/ ]
- Egyptian god of tombs and ruler of the underworld; usually depicted as a man with the head of a jackal
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- Near Panurge, with his kersey coat, its hair used to turn grey; near Pantagruel, with his scarlet mantle, its hair and skin grew red; near the pilot, dressed after the fashion of the Isiacs of Anubis in Egypt, its hair seemed all white, which two last colours the chameleons cannot borrow. Five books of the lives, heroic deeds and sayings of Gargantua and his son Pantagruel
- If one person could be said to be the Father of Alchemy it would have to be Hermes Trismegistus aka: Thoth, Hermanubis, or Hermes amongst many other names. Archive 2008-10-01
- The god Anubis is often represented with this hand posture, and murals in the palaces and tombs of the pharaohs often illustrate votaries of Ra with this significant gesture. Hand Signed | SciFi, Fantasy & Horror Collectibles
- She recovered all the parts of the body excepting one only, which the oxyrhynchus had greedily devoured; [*] and with the help of her sister Nephthys, her son Horus, Anubis, and Thot, she joined together and embalmed them, and made of this collection of his remains an imperishable mummy, capable of sustaining for ever the soul of a god. History Of Egypt, Chaldæa, Syria, Babylonia, and Assyria, Volume 1 (of 12)
- The most common primate recorded by Barber et al. was baboon Papio anubis, with lower numbers of patas and tantalus monkeys (Cercopithecus patas and C. tantalus), and low numbers of black and white colobus monkeys Colobus guereza in the dry forest. Manovo-Gounda-St Floris National Park, Central African Republic
- Anubis watched in horror as Set tore the very fabrics of reality, opening up a rip right into the Underworld.
- Among the kopjes are klipspringer Oreotragus oreotragus as well as giraffe Giraffa camelopardalis and olive baboons Papio anubis; and on the mountains, mountain reedbuck Redunca fulvorufula. Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
- He backstrokes away and then cautiously around the counter, lettered in black: ANUBIS Swinoujscie, trying to keep away from those screws. Gravity's Rainbow
- The Anubis Gates. Tim Powers. A modern scholar gets caught up in time travel, body- swapping, swashbuckling, and sorcery in London, circa 1810. Thing Charles Dickens meets Indiana Jones.
- Down comes the Goddess Isis, and she says, ‘Little God Anubis, I don't want to see you picking up the field mice and bopping them on the head.’