Delphinus

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noun Del·phi·nus \del-ˈfī-nəs, -ˈfē-\

Definition of Delphinus

  1. :  a northern constellation nearly west of Pegasus

Origin and Etymology of delphinus

Latin (genitive Delphini), literally, dolphin, from Greek delphin-, delphis

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