Norma

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[ nawr-muh ]

noun,genitive Nor·mae [nawr-mee]. /ˈnɔr mi/. Astronomy.
  1. the Rule, a small southern constellation between Lupus and Ara.

Origin of Norma

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First recorded in 1810–15; from Latin; see origin at norm

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Other definitions for Norma (2 of 3)

Norma2
[ nawr-muh ]

noun
  1. a female given name.

Other definitions for Norma (3 of 3)

Norma3
[ nawr-muh ]

noun
  1. an opera (1831) with music by Vincenzo Bellini.

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British Dictionary definitions for Norma

Norma

/ (ˈnɔːmə) /


nounLatin genitive Normae (ˈnɔːmiː)
  1. a constellation in the S hemisphere crossed by the Milky Way and lying near Scorpius and Ara

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