The Wadjet (or Ujat, meaning "Whole One") is a powerful symbol of protection in ancient Egypt also known as the " Eye of Horus " and the "all seeing eye". The EYE OF HORUS has a very specific meaning. The eye is represented as a figure with 6 parts. These 6 parts correspond to the six senses - Touch, Taste. Next to the ankh symbol, the icon commonly called the Eye of Horus is the next most well known. It consists of a stylized eye and eyebrow. The Mathematics of Egypt, Mesopotamia, China, India, and Islam: According to later traditions, the right eye represented the sun and so is called the "Eye of Ra" while the left represented the moon beam team was known as the "eye of Horus" although it was also associated with Thoth. Views Read View source View history. An object, either natural or man-made, believed to be endowed with special powers to protect or bring good fortune. Each god represented one of the fifteen days leading up to the full moon, and to the waning moon. The 'Rx' symbol which is used by pharmacies and in medicine has its origins in the Eye of Horus.