Origin of Fornax
"Fornax." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 05 December 2018. <https://www.yourdictionary.com/fornax>.
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Named by the French astronomer Nicolas Louis de Lacaille. Originally called Fornāx Chemica, Latin for "chemical furnace".
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