Cepheus (Ancient Greek: Κηφεύς, Kepheús, meaning gardener) may refer to:

In Greek Mythology:

In Astronomy:

In Modern Fiction:

  • Cepheus Daidalos, a fictional character in the manga and anime, Saint Seiya
  • In the Soul series video games, both the character Cepheus, and a weapon, the Cepheus Seal
  • Cepheus, the FM king in Mega Man Star Force
  • In the Galaxy Railways, one of the squads is named the Cepheus Platoon.

Other uses:

  • USS Cepheus (AKA-18), an Andromeda class attack cargo ship
  • CEPHEUS, the Cost Efficient Passive Houses as European Standards research project

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  • CEPHEUS — (Cost Efficient Passive Houses as European Standards) was a research project that assessed and validated the German Passivhaus energy efficient building standard on a European scale. The project was sponsored by the European Union as part of the… …   Wikipedia

  • CEPHEUS — ist ein Akronym aus Cost Efficient Passive Houses as European Standards (Kostengünstige Passivhaushäuser als Europäische Standards). Dieses Projekt wurde im 5. Rahmenprogramm der EU gefördert und gemeinsam von den Ländern Deutschland, Frankreich …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Cepheus — Ce pheus, n. (Astron.) A northern constellation near the pole. Its head, which is in the Milky Way, is marked by a triangle formed by three stars of the fourth magnitude. See {Cassiopeia}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cepheus — Cepheus, 1) (Sagengesch.), s. Kepheus; 2) Sternbild, nahe am Nordpol, stellt den Kepheus vor, nach Flamsteed 34 Sterne, worunter 3 dritter Größe, u.a. der Aldemarin …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Cepheus — (auch Andromedae pater), Sternbild des nördlichen Himmels, enthält fünf Sterne von 3. Größe sowie den rötesten Stern am ganzen Himmel (μ), Herschels Granatstern (vgl. Tafel »Fixsterne« mit Textbeilage). Seinen Namen führt es nach C. (Kepheus),… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Cepheus — Cepheus, Sternbild in der Nähe des nördl. Himmelspols; enthält zwei veränderliche Sterne: δ und den roten Granatstern (μ) …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Cepheus — Cepheus, myth., König der Aethiopen; der Name eines Sternbildes nahe am Nordpol mit 34 Sternen …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • Cepheus — Cepheus,   1) Astronomie: Abkürzung Cep, lateinisch Bezeichnung des Sternbilds Kepheus.    2) griechischer Mythos: Kepheus.   …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Cepheus — [sē′fē əs, sē′fyo͞os΄] n. [L < Gr Kēpheus] 1. Gr. Myth. the husband of Cassiopeia and father of Andromeda 2. a N constellation near the celestial pole …   English World dictionary

  • CEPHEUS — I. CEPHEUS Aethiopum Rex, Andromedae pater, quam Perseus periculô liberatam, uxorem duxit. Ovid. Met. l. 4. v. 736. Auxiliumque domus Servatoremque fatentur Cassiope, Cepheusque pater. Hic postea generi meritis cum uxore et filia in caelum… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

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