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Cepheus

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek Κηφεύς (Kēpheús)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsiːfiəs/, /ˈsiːfjuːs/

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Cepheus

  1. (Greek mythology) Husband of Cassiopeia, king of Eritrea, father of Andromeda. There may be two mythical kings by this name.
  2. (astronomy) A circumpolar constellation of the northern sky representing the king Cepheus from Greek myth. The constellation lies between Draco and Cassiopeia.

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Cepheus m

  1. (astronomy) Cepheus