Eridanus

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Eridanus, from Ancient Greek Ἠριδανός (Ēridanos).

Proper noun[edit]

Eridanus

  1. (astronomy) A large winter constellation of the northern sky. It lies near Orion and Cetus.
  2. (Greek mythology) A mythical river of northern Europe, rich in amber.

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Dutch[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Eridanus m

  1. (astronomy) Eridanus

Finnish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Eridanus

  1. (Greek mythology) The Eridanus river.
  2. (astronomy) The constellation Eridanus.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Ἠριδανός (Ēridanos).

Proper noun[edit]

Ēridanus m (genitive Ēridanī); second declension

  1. (Greek mythology) The river Po (mythical and poetical).
  2. (astronomy) The constellation Eridanus.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension with locative.

Number Singular
nominative Ēridanus
genitive Ēridanī
dative Ēridanō
accusative Ēridanum
ablative Ēridanō
vocative Ēridane
locative Ēridanī