Pollux

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Not to be confused with Pollex, the Latin word for "thumb."

Pollux may refer to:

Astronomy
Building
Fictional characters
Games
Geography
Mythology
People
  • Julius Pollux, also known as Ioulios Poludeukes (2nd century A.D), a Greek rhetorician
Railroads
Ships
  • SS Southern Cross (1886), a whaler and exploration ship originally named SS Pollux
  • SS Pollux, the name of more than one ship
  • USNS Pollux (T-AKR-290), ex-T-AK-290, a vehicle cargo ship in non-commissioned Military Sealift Command service as USNS Pollux (T-AKR-290) from 1981 to 2007, since 2007 maintained by the United States Maritime Administration as part of the Ready Reserve Force
  • USS Pollux, the name of more than one United States Navy ship
  • MS Abel Tasman was known as Pollux in 1994-1995.
Television
  • EAS Pollux, a spaceship in the television series Babylon 5
  • Pollux, a dog in the French television series Le Manège Enchanté, known as Dougal in the English version, The Magic Roundabout