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 .