Sirius

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Sīrius, from Ancient Greek Σείριος (Seírios)

Proper noun[edit]

Sirius

  1. (astronomy) A bluish-white star in the constellation Canis Major; Alpha (α) Canis Majoris. A vertex of the Winter Triangle and the brightest star in the night sky. It is actually a binary star with a white dwarf companion star.

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German[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Sirius m

  1. (astronomy) Sirius

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Σείριος (Seírios, Seirios), from σείριος (seírios, scorching, destructive)

Proper noun[edit]

Sīrius m (genitive Sīriī); second declension

  1. (astronomy) Sirius