Delphinus

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From Latin delphīnus (dolphin)

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Delphinus m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Delphinidae — the dolphins.

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin delphīnus, from Ancient Greek δελφίν (delphin), a later form of the previous δελφίς (delphis) "a dolphin".

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Delphinus

  1. (astronomy) A small summer constellation of the northern sky, said to resemble a dolphin. It lies between the constellations Cygnus and Aquila.

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