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  • proper noun A taxonomic genus within the subfamily Spartaeinaejumping spiders that prey on other spiders.
  • proper noun A female given name.
  • proper noun astronomy The seventh satellite of the planet Uranus.

Etymologies

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From Latin Porcius ("a surname"), from porcus ("pig"). The moon is named for the character in The Merchant of Venice.

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