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  1. Grus, Cranenoun

    a small constellation in the southern hemisphere near Phoenix

  2. Grus, genus Grusnoun

    type genus of the Gruidae: typical cranes


  1. Grusnoun

    A constellation in the southern celestial hemisphere between Indus and Piscis Austrinus.

    Etymology: [L. the crane.]


  1. Grusnoun

    A spring constellation of the southern sky, said to resemble a crane. It contains the star Alnair and lies south of the constellation Piscis Austrinis.

    Etymology: Named by Dutch explorers Pieter Dirkszoon Keyser and Frederick de Houtman between 1595 and 1597. From grus, originally from gerh₂-.


  1. Grus

    Grus is a constellation in the southern sky. Its name is Latin for the crane, a species of bird. It was introduced in the late 16th century.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of grus in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of grus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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    lacking orderly continuity
    • A. disjointed
    • B. cosmopolitan
    • C. dependable
    • D. witless

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