a large N constellation containing the north pole of the ecliptic; the Dragon
Origin of DracoL: see dragon
7th cent. ; Athenian statesman & lawgiver
also called Dra′con·
Seventh century BC
Athenian politician who codified the laws of Athens (c. 621). Although lauded for its impartiality, his legal system was unpopular for its severity.
A constellation in the polar region of the Northern Hemisphere near Cepheus and Ursa Major. Also called Dragon .
Origin of DracoLatin dracō dragon ; see dragon .
From Latin dracō, from Ancient Greek δράκων (drakōn, “dragon”)