Definition of Delphinus in English:

Delphinus

Line breaks: Del|phi¦nus
Pronunciation: /dɛlˈfʌɪnəs
 
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Astronomy
1A small constellation (the Dolphin), just north of the celestial equator near Cygnus.
1.1 (as genitive Delphini /dɛlˈfʌɪni/) Used with preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation: the star Alpha Delphini

Origin

Latin.

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