Serpentarius
Ophiuchus O`phi*u"chus, n. [L., fr. Gr. ?, lit., holding a serpent; 'o`fis a serpent + ? to hold.] (Astron.) A constellation in the Northern Hemisphere, delineated as a man holding a serpent in his hands; -- called also {Serpentarius}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Serpentarius — Ser pen*ta ri*us, n.[NL., fr. L. serpens serpent.] (Astron.) A constellation on the equator, lying between Scorpio and Hercules; called also {Ophiuchus}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Serpentarĭus — (lat.), 1) Beiname des Äsculapius, von dem Schlangenstabe, s. Asklepios; 2) (Astr.), so v.w. Ophiuchos; 3) so v.w. Stelzengeier …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Serpentarĭus — (lat.), Sternbild, s. Ophiuchus …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Serpentarius — Serpentarĭus, Sternbild, s. Ophiuchus …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Serpentarius — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sagittarius serpentarius —   Secretario …   Wikipedia Español

  • Sagittarius serpentarius — Sekretär Sekretär (Sagittarius serpentarius) Systematik Unterstamm: Wirbeltiere (Vertebrata) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sagittarius serpentarius — Messager sagittaire Pour les articles homonymes, voir Sagittariidae, Messager, sagittaire et Secrétaire …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Nabalus serpentarius — gall of the earth gall of the earth n. A common perennial herb ({Nabalus serpentarius}) widely distributed in southern and eastern U. S., having drooping clusters of pinkish flowers and thick basal leaves suggesting a lion s foot in shape;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Nabalus serpentarius — gall of the earth gall of the earth n. A common perennial herb ({Nabalus serpentarius}) widely distributed in southern and eastern U. S., having drooping clusters of pinkish flowers and thick basal leaves suggesting a lion s foot in shape;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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