Definition of Puppis in English:

Puppis

proper noun

Astronomy
  • 1A southern constellation (the Poop or Stern), lying partly in the Milky Way south of Canis Major and originally part of Argo.

    1. 1.1Used with a preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation.
      ‘the star Zeta Puppis’

Origin

Latin.

Pronunciation:

Puppis

/ˈpəpis/