Definition of Lepus in English:

Lepus

Syllabification: Lep·us
Pronunciation: /ˈlepəs, ˈlēpəs
 
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Astronomy
1A small constellation (the Hare) at the foot of Orion, said to represent the hare pursued by him.
1.1 (as genitive Leporis /ˈlepəris/) Used with a preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation: the star R Leporis

Origin

Latin.

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