The following lists of constellations are available: Modern constellations - a list of
the current constellations. Former constellations - a list of former constellations.
Alphabetical listing of constellations. Andromeda · Antlia · Apus · Aquarius ·
Aquila · Ara · Aries · Auriga · Boötes · Caelum · Camelopardalis · Cancer · Canes
The International Astronomical Union recognizes 88 constellations covering the
... Most constellation names are Latin in origin, dating from the Roman empire, ...
Latin Name, English Name or Description. Andromeda, Princess of Ethiopia.
Antlia, Air pump. Apus, Bird of Paradise. Aquarius, Water bearer. Aquila, Eagle.
May 1, 2012 ... Astronomers recognize 88 official constellations in the sky. While some of these
have been talked about since the Greeks and Babylonians, ...
May 16, 2012 ... There are 13 popular constellations in the zodiac. But these are just some of the
star constellations astronomers use to divide the sky.
Name, Pronunciation, Translation. Andromeda, an-DROM-eh-da, Ethiopian
Princess. Antlia, ANT-ll-a, Air Pump. Apus, AYE-pus, Bird of Paradise. Aquarius ...
Feb 5, 2007 ... Learn all you need to know about constellation names, abbreviations and how to
pronounce them in this authoritative guide. Impress your ...
It seems like each constellation has several ways to pronounce it. There is an
excellent article in Sky & Telescope about constellation names that you can view
Jul 16, 2014 ... The constellation may also have gotten its name from the tale of Phaethon and
Cycnus. Phaethon was the son of Helios (the sun god), and took ...