AskDefine | Define Norma

Dictionary Definition

Norma n : a small constellation in the southern hemisphere near Lupus and Ara in the Milky Way

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Etymology 1

A nineteenth century invention from norma, or a feminine for Norman

Proper noun

  1. A given name.

Etymology 2

Named by the French astronomer Nicolas Louis de Lacaille in 1763. From norma.

Proper noun

  1. An inconspicuous constellation of the southern sky, said to resemble a carpenter's square. It lies south of the constellations Scorpius and Centaurus.

Extensive Definition

Norma may refer to:
Norma in Catalan: Norma
Norma in German: Norma
Norma in Spanish: Norma
Norma in Esperanto: Norma
Norma in French: Norma
Norma in Korean: 노르마
Norma in Indonesian: Norma
Norma in Italian: Norma
Norma in Latin: Norma
Norma in Hungarian: Norma
Norma in Dutch: Norma
Norma in Japanese: ノルマ (曖昧さ回避)
Norma in Polish: Norma
Norma in Portuguese: Norma
Norma in Russian: Норма
Norma in Slovak: Norma
Norma in Finnish: Norma (täsmennyssivu)
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