Popularity:1923
Origin:Egyptian
Meaning:Egyptian god of the Underworld; Powerful, mighty
Lovers of Egyptian mythology and chilling subterranean afterlives will love the name Osiris. This masculine title was borne by the Egyptian Lord of the Underworld and Judge of the Dead, whose worship was an essential part of Egyptian culture. Osiris is the Latinized form of the Egyptian Usir_,_ which has been interpreted to mean “mighty” or “powerful.” As well as being the god of the Underworld, Osiris was depicted as tall, dark, and handsome and was married to the revered goddess Isis. The name Osiris exudes a nebulous aura shrouded in wisdom and potential. Naming baby Osiris may inspire them to embody the deity’s generous nature and otherworldly appeal.

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