– BC) describe the nature of the pharaoh in different characters as both Horus and Osiris. Symbol : Eye of Horus. Horus 'The One Far Above'. Appearance: Man with the head of a hawk; A hawk. Horus was a The Egyptians believed that the pharaoh was the 'living Horus '. Many falcon gods existed throughout Egypt, though over time, a good number of these assimilated to Horus, the most important of the avian deities. Yet, from all.