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.
The numerical value of ARGO in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of ARGO in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
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The new NOAA dataset disagrees with a UK dataset, which is generally regarded as the gold standard for global sea surface temperature datasets, the new dataset also disagrees with ARGO buoys and satellite analyses.
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