Definitions for ARGOˈɑr goʊ; ˈɑr gəs
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formerly a large constellation in the southern hemisphere between Canis Major and the Southern Cross; now divided into Carina and Pyxis and Puppis and Vela
The ship in which Jason and the Argonauts sailed on their quest for the Golden Fleece.
Argo Navis, a large constellation in the southern hemisphere, now divided into Carina, Puppis, and Vela.
Origin: From Argo, from Ἀργώ, the mythical ship of the Argonauts
the name of the ship which carried Jason and his fifty-four companions to Colchis, in quest of the Golden Fleece
a large constellation in the southern hemisphere, called also Argo Navis. In modern astronomy it is replaced by its three divisions, Carina, Puppis, and Vela
Origin: [L. Argo, Gr. .]
In Greek mythology, the Argo was the ship on which Jason and the Argonauts sailed from Iolcos to retrieve the Golden Fleece. It was named after its builder, Argus.
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