Cassiope

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See also: Cassiopeia

Translingual[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From the northern constellation Cassiopeia, because of its proximity to the celestial pole.

Proper noun[edit]

Cassiope f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Ericaceae – circumboreal shrubs used as fuel by native peoples in the Arctic.

English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Cassiope

  1. Alternative form of Cassiopeia

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Κασσιόπη (Kassiópē).

Proper noun[edit]

Cassiopē f (genitive Cassiopēs); first declension

  1. (mythology) Cassiopeia (wife of Cepheus and mother of Andromeda)
  2. Kassiópi (a village on the island of Corfu)

Inflection[edit]

First declension, Greek type.

Case Singular
nominative Cassiopē
genitive Cassiopēs
dative Cassiopae
accusative Cassiopēn
ablative Cassiopē
vocative Cassiopē

Derived terms[edit]

  • Cassiopicus (of, belonging to Cassiope, adjective)