Draco

play
noun Dra·co \ˈdrā-(ˌ)kō\

Definition of Draco

  1. :  a northern circumpolar constellation within which is the north pole of the ecliptic

Origin and Etymology of draco

Latin (genitive Draconis), literally, dragon — more at dragon


Draco

play
biographical name Dra·co \ˈdrā-(ˌ)kō\

Definition of Draco

  1. late 7th century b.c. Athenian lawgiver


Learn More about draco


Seen and Heard

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

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to become worse as time passes

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

The Emoji Quiz

  • emoji-the-quiz
  • What phase of the moon is this: 🌖 ?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!