Delphinus - The Dolphin

Astronomy

Delphinus is situated below Aquarius and falls and straddles the equator on the north and south hemispheres.

Fixed Stars

Western Mythologies

Babylonians

Egyptians

Phoenicians

Greek

Although the image is the dolphin which is a sacred fish within ancient Greek. It connects with Neptune who is said to have placed it amoung the stars. This being a reward for pairing Jupiter with Amphitrite whom became the wife.

Romans

Arabic

European Indigenous Mythologies

"Q" Celts

Irish:

"P" Celts

Breton:

Welsh:

Astrocelt 1998

Last updated 09/03/2004