ALL meanings of serapis

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  • noun serapis Also, Sarapis. a Greco-Egyptian deity combining the attributes of Osiris and Apis, identified in Egypt with the Ptolemies: later worshiped throughout the Greek and Roman empires. 1
  • noun serapis (italics) the British man-of-war captured by John Paul Jones in 1779. 1
  • noun serapis a Graeco-Egyptian god combining attributes of Apis and Osiris 0
  • noun serapis a god of the lower world, whose cult spread to Greece and Rome 0
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