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
Each Latin constellation name has two forms: the nominative, for use when
talking about the constellation itself, and the genitive, or possessive, which is
used in ...
Latin Name, English Name or Description. Andromeda, Princess of Ethiopia.
Antlia, Air pump. Apus, Bird of Paradise. Aquarius, Water bearer. Aquila, Eagle.
Name, Pronunciation, Translation. Andromeda, an-DROM-eh-da, Ethiopian
Princess. Antlia, ANT-ll-a, Air Pump. Apus, AYE-pus, Bird of Paradise. Aquarius ...
The Latin names and meanings of the official 88 constellations are given below.
The original 48 constellations of Ptolemy are indicated with an asterisk *.
May 1, 2012 ... Astronomers recognize 88 official constellations in the sky. While some of these
have been talked about since the Greeks and Babylonians, ...
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 ...