\ˈɜːsə], \ˈɜːsə], \ˈɜː_s_ə]\
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By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
n. [Latin] A boar. Ursa Major, the Great Bear, one of the constellations, situated near the poleâ€”it contains the stars which form the Dipper or Charlesâ€™ Wain. Ursa Minor, the Little Bear, the constellation nearest the north pole â€”it contains the pole-star, which is situated in the extremity of the tail.