How Do You Spell SPHINX?
Correct spelling for the English word "sphinx" is [sfˈɪŋks], [sfˈɪŋks], [s_f_ˈɪ_ŋ_k_s]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).
Common Misspellings for SPHINX
Below is the list of 27 misspellings for the word "sphinx".
Similar spelling words for SPHINX
Plural form of SPHINX is SPHINGES OR SPHINXES
Definition of SPHINX
A fabulous monster, of Egyptian origin, usually represented as having the body of a lion and the face of a young woman, who sat by the wayside propounding riddles to the passers-by, whom she devoured on the spot if they could not answer her, till Oedipus found out her secret, upon which she threw herself into the sea; a representation of the sphinx, with the head of a man, a ram, or a hawk; a genus of lepidopterous insects, the hawk-moth.