Sentence Examples


  • The ancient Greeks associated this constellation with many myths.
  • The Greeks personified the constellation Andromeda as a woman with her arms extended and chained.
  • The Greeks identified this constellation with the nymph Callisto, placed in the heavens by Zeus in the form of a bear together with her son Arcas as " bear-warder," or Arcturus; they named it Arctos, the she-bear, Helice, from its turning round the pole-star.
  • Although not an astronomical work, several constellation subjects are introduced.
  • The constellation Orion is mentioned by Homer (Il.