Meaning of Corona Borealis in English:

Corona Borealis

(also Coronae Borealis)

Pronunciation /kəˌrəʊnə ˌbɔːrɪˈeɪlɪs/

See synonyms for Corona Borealis

proper noun

Astronomy
  • A northern constellation (the Northern Crown), in which the main stars form a small but prominent arc.

adjective

Astronomy
  • postpositive Used with preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in the constellation Corona Borealis.

    • ‘the star R Coronae Borealis’

Origin

Latin. Coronae Borealis is the Latin genitive form of Corona Borealis.