Ursa MinorUrsa Minor
a N constellation surrounded by Draco and containing the north celestial pole and the Little Dipper; the Little Bear or the Bear
Origin of Ursa MinorL, literally , lesser bear
A constellation having the shape of a ladle with Polaris at the tip of its handle. Also called Little Bear.
Origin of Ursa MinorLatin : ursa, she-bear, bear, feminine of ursus, bear; see ursine + minor, lesser; see minor.