Meaning of PHOSPHOR in English

PHOSPHOR

/fos"feuhr, -fawr/ , n.

the morning star, esp. Venus.

Also, Phosphore /fos"fawr, -fohr/ , Phosphorus .

[ 1625-35; Phosphorus Phosphóros the morning star, lit., the light-bringing one, equiv. to phôs light + -phoros bringing; see -PHOROUS ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .