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aliouze (or: alioze)

1. الجوزاء · al-ǧawzāʾ n. ǧwz al-ǧawzāʾ’ (lit. ‘crossing the middle’, i.e. of the sky) (name of the constellation Gemini) (astr.) show/hide quotes
  • Ptol. Almag. no. XXIV Stellatio geminorum et sunt aliouze
  • Ar. كوكبة التوأمين وهو الجوزاء
  • 1 Ptol. Almag.

See Lane.

Kunitzsch 1974, no. XXIV.

2. الجون · al-ǧawn n. ǧwn Alioth (star name: ε Ursae Majoris) (astr.) (lit. ‘the intensely coloured’) show/hide quotes
  • Ptol. Almag. no. 23, Baily 33 Prima trium que sunt super caudam et est alioze
  • Ar. version u, see fn.31 الأول من الثلاثة التى على الذنب وهو الذى هو الجون
  • 1 Ptol. Almag.

The Latin translator obviously read al-ǧawzāʾ ‘Gemini’ instead of al-ǧawn. Kunitzsch 1959, 121–123, no. 29. Kunitzsch/Smart 2006, 56.

< Arabic. The Latin terms are not documented in MLW, DMLBS and LLNMA.

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