Ophiuchus

Ophiuchus (/ɒfiˈjuːkəs/) is a large constellation straddling the celestial equator. Its name is from the Greek Ὀφιοῦχος Ophioukhos; "serpent-bearer", and it is commonly represented as a man grasping a snake (Unicode U+26CE ⛎). The serpent is represented by the constellation Serpens. Ophiuchus was one of the 48 constellations listed by the 2nd-century astronomer Ptolemy, and it remains one of the 88 modern constellations. It was formerly referred to as Serpentarius /sɜːrpənˈtɛəriəs/ and Anguitenens.

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WordWord FrequencyNumber of ArticlesRelevance
ophiuchus41430.503
serpentarius250.331
constellation387680.23
constellations24910.222
serpent210800.203

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