Cassiope

See also: Cassiopeia

TranslingualEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From the northern constellation Cassiopeia, because of its proximity to the celestial pole.

Proper nounEdit

Cassiope f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Ericaceae – circumboreal shrubs used as fuel by native peoples in the Arctic.

EnglishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Cassiope

  1. Alternative form of Cassiopeia

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Κασσιόπη (Kassiópē).

Proper nounEdit

Cassiopē f sg (genitive Cassiopēs); first declension

  1. (mythology) Cassiopeia (wife of Cepheus and mother of Andromeda)
  2. Kassiópi (a village on the island of Corfu)

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun (Greek-type), singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Cassiopē
Genitive Cassiopēs
Dative Cassiopae
Accusative Cassiopēn
Ablative Cassiopē
Vocative Cassiopē

Derived termsEdit

  • Cassiopicus (of, belonging to Cassiope, adjective)