The Star Sirius Sothis was the Egyptian name for the star Sirius. This name was used for naming the Sothis Cycle. References ↑ Peake, H & Fleure, J. (1927) "Priests & Kings" Oxford: Clarendon Press. Retrieved from "https://ancientegypt.fandom.com/wiki/Sothis?oldid=8041" Categories: Deity Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.