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Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. ə-NOO-bis(English)
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Meaning & History

Latinized form of Ανουβις (Anoubis), the Greek form of Egyptian Inpw (reconstructed as Anapa) possibly meaning "royal child". Anubis was the Egyptian god who led the dead to the underworld. He was often depicted as a man with the head of a jackal.
VariantsAnapa, Anoubis


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