Definitions for ægis
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word ægis
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
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.
Images & Illustrations of ægis
Find a translation for the ægis definition in other languages:
Select another language: