Arago man

[ uh-rey-goh, uh-rag-oh, ar-uh-goh ]
/ əˈreɪ goʊ, əˈræg oʊ, ˈær əˌgoʊ /


the skeletal remains of Homo erectus of the middle Pleistocene Epoch found in a cave in the French Pyrenees.

Origin of Arago man

after the name of the cave (French La Caune de l’Arago), near the village of Tautavel (Pyrénées-Orientales)
Also called Tautauvel man. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020