Anubis

Anubis (Anu`bis) , an Egyptian deity with the body of a man and the head of a jackal, whose office, like that of Hermes, it was to see to the disposal of the souls of the dead in the nether world, on quitting the body.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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Antoni`nus
Antoni`nus Pius
Antoni`nus, Wall of
Anto`nius, Marcus
Anto`nius, Marcus
An`tony, St.
Antony of Padua
Antraigues, Count d'
Ant`rim
Antwerp
Anu`bis
Anwari
An`ytus
Aos`ta
Apa`ches
Apel`les
Ap`ennines
Apes, Dead Sea
Aph`ides
Aphrodi`te
Api`cius

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Anubis in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable