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Altair

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Etymology

From the Arabic النسر الطائر (an-nasr aţ-ţā’ir) ‘the flying eagle’, from نسر ‘eagle’ + طائر ‘flying’.

Proper noun

Singular
Altair

Plural
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Altair

  1. (astronomy): The brightest star in the constellation Aquila; Alpha (α) Aquilae. It is the twelfth brightest star in the sky, and forms one corner of the Summer Triangle.

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