avatar \AV-uh-tar\, noun:
1. The incarnation of a deity -- chiefly associated in Hinduism with the incarnations of Vishnu.
2. An embodiment, as of a quality, concept, philosophy, or tradition; an archetype.
3. A temporary manifestation or aspect of a continuing entity.
|Both his love of the Tide and the fact that, given some sunglasses and a cowboy hat, I kinda sorta resemble Bocephus are the biggest reasons I chose him as my avatar on the internets.|