Camelopardalis

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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin camelopardalis(giraffe), from Ancient Greek

Proper noun[edit]

Camelopardalis f

  1. (obsolete) A taxonomic genus within the family Giraffidae – corresponding to Giraffa.

Derived terms[edit]

External links[edit]

  • Camelopardalis in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

First recorded by the astronomer Jakob Bartsch in 1624, but probably created earlier by Petrus Plancius. From Latin camēlopardalis(a camelopard, giraffe).

Proper noun[edit]

Camelopardalis

  1. (astronomy) A faint circumpolar constellation of the northern sky, said to resemble a giraffe.

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Spanish[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Camelopardalis ?

  1. (astronomy) Camelopardalis (constellation)