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fornax Explained

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Fornax at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

Fornax
n : a faint constellation in the southern hemisphere near Cetus
and Phoenix

Fornax at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: wikipedia » Fornax
Inter: also » fornax

English

Etymology

Named by the French astronomer Inter: w » Nicolas Louis de Lacaille. Originally called Fornāx Chemica,
Inter: etyl » la for "chemical furnace".

Proper noun

Inter: en-proper nou » n
  • Inter: constellatio » n A winter constellation of the northern sky, said to resemble a furnace. It lies near the constellation Eridanus.
    1. Inter: astronom » y A dwarf galaxy located in the constellation Fornax.
    2. Inter: Roman go » d The Roman goddess of ovens.

      Derived terms

      * Fornacis

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » constellation

  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|Fourneau|m
  • German: Chemischer Ofen {{m}}
  • Malay: Inter: t- » ms|Relau
  • Russian: Inter: t- » ru|Печь

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|Fornax
    • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|Ocak


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Category: Category:English eponyms -
    Translation: et » Fornax
    Translation: el » Fornax
    Translation: gl » Fornax
    Translation: sv » Fornax

    fornax at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » Fornax

    Latin

    Alternative forms

    * Inter: l » la|furnax|furnāx

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: a » Classical Inter: IPA » /ˈfor.naːks/|lang=la

    Noun

    Inter: la-noun » fornāx|fornacis|fornācis|f|third
  • A furnace, oven, kiln.
    1. Inter: RQ:Virgil Georgicon » IV|263
    2. : Inter: .. » . aestuat ut clausis rapidus fornacibus ignis
    3. :: Inter: .. » . as the rapacious fire blazes in a sealed furnace
    4. 29-19 Inter: B.C.E » ., Category: w - :Virgil|Virgil, Category: w - :Aeneid|Aeneid, 8.420
    5. : striduntque cauernis / stricturae Chalybum et fornacibus ignis anhelat
    6. :: Chalybian ores hiss in the caverns, and from the furnace mouths puff the hot-panting fires

      Inflection

      Inter: la-decl-3rd » fornax|fornāx|fornac|fornāc

      Synonyms

      * Inter: sense » oven Inter: l » la|furnus

      Derived terms

      * Inter: l » la|fornacalis|fornācālis

  • Inter: l » la|fornacarius|fornācārius
  • Inter: l » la|fornacator|fornācātor
  • Inter: l » la|fornaceus|fornāceus
  • Inter: l » la|fornacula|fornācula

    Related terms

    * Inter: l » la|furnus

    Descendants

    * English: Inter: l » en|furnace
  • French: Inter: l » fr|fournaise
  • Italian: Inter: l » it|fornace
  • Old French: Inter: l » fro|fornais
  • Spanish: Inter: l » es|hornacho

  • Translation: fr » fornax
    Translation: gl » fornax
    Translation: mg » fornax