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Cygnus

Syllabification: Cyg·nus
Pronunciation: /ˈsiɡnəs
 
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Astronomy

Definition of Cygnus in English:

1A prominent northern constellation (the Swan), said to represent a flying swan that was the form adopted by Zeus on one occasion. It contains the bright star Deneb.
1.1 (as genitive Cygni /ˈsiɡnē/) Used with a preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation: the star Delta Cygni

Origin

Latin.

Words that rhyme with Cygnus

proteinous • ruinous

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