Cleopatra vs Isis - What's the difference?

cleopatra | isis |


As proper nouns the difference between cleopatra and isis

is that cleopatra is (a given name of women in the ptolemy dynasty) while isis is a sunni jihadist group active in iraq and syria, where it has proclaimed an (unrecognized) state.

cleopatra

Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • A given name of women in the Ptolemy dynasty of Egypt; notably Queen (w) of Egypt (69 BC - 30 BC); last of the Ptolemy family.
  • Anagrams

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    isis

    English

    (wikipedia Isis)

    Etymology 1

    From (etyl) .

    Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • (Egyptian mythology) An ancient Egyptian goddess, the wife of Osiris and mother of Horus, worshiped as the ideal mother and wife and as the matron of nature and magic.
  • (UK, Oxford) The River Thames.
  • (astronomy) Short for , a main belt asteroid.
  • (rare) (female)
  • * 1924 , Zora Neale Hurston, Drenched in Light :
  • Isis had crawled under the center table with its red plush cover with little round balls for fringe.
  • * 1995 , Iain Banks, Whit :
  • 'Beloved Isis ,' Elias grinned, 'would you kindly cast some light into the poor occluded mind of our brother here on the matter of the co-essential nature of the body and the soul?'

    Etymology 2

    Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
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