Simple Definition of Orion
: a group of stars in the sky that looks like a hunter with a line of three bright stars for a belt
Full Definition of Orion
1 [Latin (genitive Orionis)] : a constellation on the equator east of Taurus represented on charts by the figure of a hunter with belt and sword
2 : a giant hunter slain by Artemis in Greek mythology
Origin of orion
Latin, from Greek Ōriōn
First Known Use: 14th century
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