Canis MajorCa·nis Major
a S constellation between Monoceros and Columba, containing the bright star Sirius; the Greater Dog
Origin of Canis MajorL, the Greater Dog
A constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Puppis and Lepus, containing the star Sirius.
Origin of Canis MajorLatin Canis Maior : canis, dog + maior, larger.