[loo-pur-kuh s] /luˈpɜr kəs/
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’
lupiform lu·pi·form (lōō’pə-fôrm’) adj. Lupoid.
/ˈluːpɪn/ noun 1. any leguminous plant of the genus Lupinus, of North America, Europe, and Africa, with large spikes of brightly coloured flowers and flattened pods n. plant of the genus lupinus, late 14c., from Latin lupinus, name of the plant, noun use of an adjective meaning “of a wolf” (see lupine). The reason for […]