Alias


Isis
Nick Name
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Civilian ID
Adrianna Tomaz
Occupation
Goddess
Legal Status
Citizen of Egypt
Nation or Planet of Origin
Egypt
Group Affiliation
Black Marvel Family
Base of Operations
Kahndaq
Height
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Weight
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Eye Color
Black
Hair Color
Black
Known Powers

Human imbued with the godlike powers of Isis; granting superhuman strength, speed, stamina, agility, durability and flight with vast mystical powers.


Accessories

Scarab of Isis: Mystical scarab amulet which contains the powers of Isis.


Common Enemies
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Regularly Appearing
52
First Appearance

Wonder Woman Vol. 2 #176 (Jan. 2002)


Note: The character Isis, as depicted in the 1975-1977 Saturday-morning television shows, made several appearances in DC Comics' issues of the late 1970's.


Creator
Geoff Johns, Greg Rucka, Mark Waid & Grant Morrison
Origin

The goddess Isis was worshiped by both ancient Egyptians as well as others in the ancient Greco-Roman world. The ideal mother, wife and matron of nature, Isis was worshiped by everyone from rulers to slaves. The patron goddess of the Egyptian Amazonian group of women known as the Bana-Mighdall, Isis was worshipped into the modern era.


After Black Adam took control of the Arabic dictatorship of Kahndaq, the criminal organization Intergang offered him the enslaved refugee woman Adrianna Tomaz. Black Adam returned the favor by killing the Intergang members. Unafraid, Tomaz voiced her opinion of how Black Adam should improve the plight of his nation's citizens. Falling in love with the refugee, Black Adam offers her the Amulet of Isis once worn by the Queen Pharaoh Hatshepsut, which transforms Tomaz imbuing her with the powers of the goddess Isis.


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