[loo-pey] /ˈlu peɪ/
a female given name.
[loo-per-key-lee-uh, ‐keyl-yuh] /ˌlu pərˈkeɪ li ə, ‐ˈkeɪl yə/ noun, plural Lupercalia, Lupercalias. 1. a festival held in ancient Rome on the 15th of February to promote fertility and ward off disasters. /ˌluːpɜːˈkeɪlɪə/ noun (pl) -lia, -lias 1. an ancient Roman festival of fertility, celebrated annually on Feb 15 See also Saint Valentine’s Day n. Roman […]
[loo-pur-kuh s] /luˈpɜr kəs/ noun 1. an ancient Roman fertility god, often identified with Faunus or Pan.
[loo-puh s] /ˈlu pəs/ noun, genitive Lupi [loo-pahy] /ˈlu paɪ/ (Show IPA). Astronomy. 1. the Wolf, a southern constellation between Centaurus and Norma. /ˈluːpəs/ noun 1. any of various ulcerative skin diseases /ˈluːpəs/ noun (Latin genitive) Lupi (ˈluːpaɪ) 1. a constellation in the S hemisphere lying between Centaurus and Ara n. late 14c., used of […]
noun the killing of a wolf or wolves Word Origin lupine ‘pertaining to a wolf’