HORUS


Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to HORUS: Mithra, Anubis
AcronymDefinition
HORUSHigh Orbit Ultraviolet Visible Satellite (NASA)
References in periodicals archive ?
The Conflict of Horus and Seth: From Egyptian and Classical Sources.
Horus, who was retired in April 2006, beat Chives by six lengths in the Grade 2 Edward Hanmer, and fought out a stirring finish to dead-heat with Cornish Sett in the 2006 Vodafone Gold Cup at Newbury.
Abdel-Maqsoud said the fortified city corresponded to the inscriptions of the Way of Horus found on the walls of the Karnak Temple in Luxor which illustrated the features of 11 military fortresses that protected Egypt's eastern borders.
The feature race saw an incredible finish last year as Cornish Sett and Horus dead-heated for first place and other races last year were won by such top-class horses as Desert Quest, Wellbeing and Rubberdubber.
Arch rivals Martin Pipe and Paul Nicholls dominated the finish of the Vodafone Gold Cup at Newbury on Saturday in what could well be a portent of what is to come at Cheltenham as Horus dead-heated with Cornish Sett.
ARCH rivals Martin Pipe and Paul Nicholls dominated the finish of the Vodafone Gold Cup at Newbury yesterday in what could well be a portent of what is to come at Cheltenham as Horus dead-heated with Cornish Sett.
LEVEL BEST: Dead heaters Horus (near) and Cornish Sett
We expect a fair few of these to under-perform so, for the second investment, we suggest you have 2pts ew at 33-1 with Coral about HORUS, who was leading when unseating two out last year.
Elma Turner Charlotte Rampling Nikopol Thomas Kretschmann Jill Linda Hardy John Frederic Pierrot Horus Thomas Pollard Froebe Yann Collette Kyle Allgood Joe Sheridan (English dialogue)
With them are the old standbys: Gargery, their butler; Selim, son of their tragically deceased reis Abdullah; Daoud, Selim's uncle; and Horus, a cat with an attitude.
BRAMBLEHILL DUKE can gain revenge on Horus in the Racecourse Of The Year Handicap Chase at Cheltenham today.
Isis hid her son, Horus, from Seth, the murderer of Osiris, until Horus was fully grown and could avenge his father.