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Cepheus

Line breaks: Ce|pheus
Pronunciation: /ˈsiːfɪəs
 
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Astronomy

Definition of Cepheus in English:

1A constellation near the north celestial pole, with no very bright stars.
1.1 (as genitive Cephei /ˈsiːfɪʌɪ/) Used with preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation: the star Beta Cephei

Origin

from the name of a king of Ethiopia, the husband of Cassiopeia.

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