Parhelion

Definition of Parhelion

Par`hel´ion
n.1.A mock sun appearing in the form of a bright light, sometimes near the sun, and tinged with colors like the rainbow, and sometimes opposite to the sun. The latter is usually called an anthelion. Often several mock suns appear at the same time. Cf. Paraselene.

Related Words

mock sun, place, spot, sundog, topographic point
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Parepididymis
Parer
Parergon
Parergy
Paresis
Parethmoid
Paretic
Parfay
Parfit
Parfitly
Parfleche
Parfocal
Parforn
Pargasite
Pargeboard
Parget
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Parhelic
-Parhelion-
Parhelium
Pari-
Pariah
Pariah dog
Pariah kite
Parial
Parian
Parian chronicle
Paridigitata
Paridigitate
Paries
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Parietary
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Parietic
Parietine
Parieto-
Parigenin
Parillin
parimutuel
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