noun \bō-ˈō-tēz\

Definition of BOÖTES

:  a northern constellation containing the bright star Arcturus

Origin of BOÖTES

Latin (genitive Boötis), from Greek Boōtēs, literally, plowman, from bous head of cattle — more at cow


Next Word in the Dictionary: booth
Previous Word in the Dictionary: bootery
All Words Near: Boötes

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up Boötes? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).