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Definition of Aegis

AEgis
AEgis [AE]"gis, n. [L. aegis, fr. Gr. ? a goat skin, a shield, ? goat, or fr. ? to rush.] A shield or protective armor; -- applied in mythology to the shield of Jupiter which he gave to Minerva. Also fig.: A shield; a protection.

Meaning of Aegis from wikipedia

- The aegis (/ˈiːdʒɪs/ EE-jis; Ancient Gr****: αἰγίς aigis), as stated in the Iliad, is carried by Athena and Zeus, but its nature is uncertain. It had been...
- In Gr**** mythology, aegis is the shield used by the Gr**** god Zeus. Aegis may also refer to: AEGIS (research network), the Africa-Europe Group for Interdisciplinary...
- The Aegis Combat System is an American integrated naval weapons system developed by the Missile and Surface Radar Division of RCA, and now produced by...
- The Aegis may refer to: The Aegis (newspaper) - a local newspaper for Harford County, Maryland, USA The Aegis (magazine) - a former London-based magazine...
- The Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense System (Aegis BMD or ABMD) is a United States Department of Defense Missile Defense Agency program developed to provide...
- of destroyers. However, the increased combat capability offered by the Aegis Combat System and the AN/SPY-1 radar system, together with the capability...
- Aégis is the third studio album by Norwegian gothic metal band Theatre of Tragedy, and the last album of their musical period defined by gothic stylings...
- Dentsu Aegis Network Ltd. is a multinational media and digital marketing communications company headquartered in London, United Kingdom, and a wholly...
- It includes the subcompact Ultra Aegis II, the compact Pro Aegis II, and the full-sized Custom Aegis II. The Aegis has an aluminum frame, a black steel...
- Aegis Wing is a 2007 scrolling shooter video game developed by Carbonated Games and three independent Microsoft interns for the Xbox Live Arcade. The...
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