Meaning of parhelion
Pronunciation: (pär-hē'lē-un, -hēl'yun), [key]
— pl. -he•li•a
- a bright circular spot on a solar halo; a mock sun: usually one of two or more such spots seen on opposite sides of the sun, and often accompanied by additional luminous arcs and bands. Also calledCf.
- parhelion (Thesaurus)