[fin-ee-uh s] /ˈfɪn i əs/ noun 1. a male given name: from a Hebrew word meaning “serpent’s mouth or oracle.”.
mouth of brass, or from old Egypt, the negro. (1.) Son of Eleazar, the high priest (Ex. 6:25). While yet a youth he distinguished himself at Shittim by his zeal against the immorality into which the Moabites had tempted the people (Num. 25:1-9), and thus “stayed the plague” that had broken out among the people, […]
[fin-ee-uh s, fahy-nyoos] /ˈfɪn i əs, ˈfaɪ nyus/ noun, Classical Mythology. 1. a brother of Cepheus who was not brave enough to rescue his betrothed Andromeda from a sea monster and who was eventually turned to stone.
[fahy-fi-nom-uh-non, -nuh n] /ˈfaɪ fɪˌnɒm əˌnɒn, -nən/ noun, plural phi-phenomena [fahy-fi-nom-uh-nuh] /ˈfaɪ fɪˌnɒm ə nə/ (Show IPA). Psychology. 1. motion perceived by a subject, especially the illusion of movement produced when stationary stimuli, as pictures or lights, are presented in rapid succession and are sometimes in slightly different positions. /ˈfaɪfɪˌnɒmɪnən/ noun (psychol) (pl) -na (-nə) […]