Lepus meaning

lēpəs
A constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Orion and Columba.
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(place, proper) A S constellation between Eridanus and Canis Major.
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(astronomy) A winter constellation of the northern sky, said to resemble a rabbit. It lies south of the constellation Orion.
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Origin of lepus

  • Latin from lepus hare

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin lepus, a "rabbit, hare"

    From Wiktionary