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ˈfi bəsPhoe·bus

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Apollo, Phoebus, Phoebus Apollonoun

    (Greek mythology) Greek god of light; god of prophecy and poetry and music and healing; son of Zeus and Leto; twin brother of Artemis

Webster Dictionary

  1. Phoebusnoun

    apollo; the sun god

  2. Phoebusnoun

    the sun

  3. Etymology: [L., fr. Gr. Foi^bos, fr. foi^bos pure, bright.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Phoebus

    an epithet originally applied to Apollo for his beauty, and eventually to him as the sun-god.

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  1. Phoebus

    (Phoe′bus). A name of Apollo, signifying light and life.

    “Gallop apace, you fiery-footed steeds, Toward Phoebus’ lodging.” (Shakespeare.)

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Phoebus in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Phoebus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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    used of men; markedly masculine in appearance or manner
    • A. ectomorphic
    • B. soft-witted
    • C. butch
    • D. incumbent

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