Meaning of Tucana in English:

Tucana

(also Tucanae)

Pronunciation /tʊˈkɑːnə/

proper noun

Astronomy
  • A southern constellation (the Toucan), south of Grus and Phoenix. It contains the Small Magellanic Cloud.

adjective

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

    • ‘the star Delta Tucanae’

Origin

Modern Latin. Tucanae is the Latin genitive form of Tucana.