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“… that is the moon's Umbra the dark shadow …”

meanings of umbra


  1. The area on the earth or moon experiencing the total phase of an eclipse.
  2. One of the family Umbridae of mudminnows.
  3. An uninvited guest brought along by one who was invited.
  4. The fully shaded inner region of a shadow cast by an opaque object.
  5. A shadow.
  6. A sciaenoid fish, the umbrine.
  7. The central region of a sunspot.

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