Definitions for ægis

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Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Ægis

    ē′jis, n. (orig.) a shield given by Jupiter to Minerva: anything that protects. [L.—Gr. aígis.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Ægis

    the shield of Zeus, made of the hide of the goat Amalthea (q. v.), representing originally the storm-cloud in which the god invested himself when he was angry; it was also the attribute of Athena, bearing in her case the Gorgon's head.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ægis in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ægis in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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