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See also: lupus
- (archaic) A taxonomic genus within the family Canidae — now called Canis, the genus that includes wolves and dogs, which have no essential characters that taxonomically distinguish them as genera.
- (astronomy) A summer constellation of the northern sky, said to resemble a wolf. It lies south of the constellation Libra.
summer constellation of the northern sky
- A Roman cognomen