Delphinus

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Translingual[edit]

Common dolphin noaa.jpg

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From Latin delphīnus (dolphin), from Ancient Greek δελφίς (delphís, dolphin).

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Delphinus m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Delphinidae – the common dolphins.

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin delphīnus, from Ancient Greek δελφίν (delphín), a later form of the previous δελφίς (delphís, a dolphin). Doublet of dolphin.

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Delphinus

  1. (astronomy) A small summer constellation of the northern sky, said to resemble a dolphin. It lies between the constellations Cygnus and Aquila.

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Spanish[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Delphinus ?

  1. (astronomy) Delphinus (constellation)