- Gr. Myth. the ship on which Jason sails to find the Golden Fleece
- a large S constellation between Canis Major and Crux; the Ship: now subdivided into the constellations Carina, Puppis, Pyxis, and Vela
Origin of ArgoClassical Latin ; from Classical Greek Arg?
- Greek Mythology The ship in which Jason sailed in search of the Golden Fleece.
- Formerly, a constellation in the Southern Hemisphere, lying between Canis Major and the Southern Cross, now divided into four smaller constellations, Carina, Puppis, Pyxis, and Vela.
Origin of ArgoLatin Arg&omacron;, from Greek.
From Latin Argo, from Ancient Greek Ἀργώ (Argō), the mythical ship of the Argonauts.