Helios

Helios

[hee-lee-os]
noun
the ancient Greek god of the sun, represented as driving a chariot across the heavens; identified by the Romans with Sol.
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helio

[hee-lee-oh]
noun, plural helios. Informal.
1.
a heliogram.
2.
a heliograph.

Origin:
by shortening

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Helios (ˈhiːlɪˌɒs)
 
n
Greek myth Roman counterpart: Sol the god of the sun, who drove his chariot daily across the sky

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