Definition of Pavo in English:

Pavo

(also Pavonis)

Pronunciation /ˈpāvō/ /ˈpeɪvoʊ/

proper noun

Astronomy
  • A southern constellation (the Peacock), between Grus and Triangulum Australe. Its brightest star is itself sometimes called “the Peacock.”.

adjective

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

    • ‘the star Beta Pavonis’

Origin

Latin. Pavonis is the Latin genitive form of Pavo.