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Pollux

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noun Pol·lux \ˈpä-ləks\

Definition of Pollux

  1. 1 :  one of the Dioscuri

  2. 2 :  a first-magnitude star in the constellation Gemini



Origin and Etymology of pollux

Latin, modification of Greek Polydeukēs


First Known Use: 1526


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