Egypt. Myth. the god of the lower world and judge of the dead, brother and husband of Isis
Origin of OsirisClassical Latin from Classical Greek from Egyptian Us-?r
The ancient Egyptian god whose annual death and resurrection personified the self-renewing vitality and fertility of nature.
Origin of OsirisLatin Osīris from Greek from Egyptian wsjr perhaps originally js-jrt seat of the eye (of the sun) js- akin to jst seat jrt eye
c. 1275 bc painted wood statue from the Tomb of Hunefer