Definition of Lepus in English:

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Lepus

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

Origin

Latin.

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Syllabification: Lep·us

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