Lynx

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Lynx lynx

Etymology[edit]

From Latin, from Ancient Greek λύγξ (lúnks)

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Lynx m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Felidae — the lynxes.

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin lynx (lynx). Named by the astronomer Johannes Hevelius in 1687. The constellation is said to be so faint that one needs the eyes of a lynx to see it.

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Lynx

  1. (astronomy) A faint spring constellation of the northern sky. It lies north of the constellation Cancer.

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Etymology[edit]

From lynx.

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Lynx m

  1. (astronomy) Lynx