Definition of Scorpius in English:

Scorpius

proper noun

Astronomy
  • A large constellation (the Scorpion). It contains the red giant Antares.

Pronunciation

Scorpius

/ˈskôrpēəs/ /ˈskɔrpiəs/

adjective

(also Scorpii)
Astronomy
  • postpositive Used with preceding Greek letter or numeral to designate a star in the constellation Scorpius.

    • ‘the star Theta Scorpii’

Pronunciation

Scorpius

/ˈskôrpēəs/ /ˈskɔrpiəs/

Origin

Latin. Scorpii is the Latin genitive form of Scorpius.