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EtymologyEdit

From the Arabic اَلنَّسْر اَلطَّائِر (an-nasr aṭ-ṭāʾir, the flying eagle), from نَسْر (nasr, eagle) + طَائِر (ṭāʾir, flying).

Proper nounEdit

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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EtymologyEdit

From Arabic اَلنَّسْر اَلطَّائِر (an-nasr aṭ-ṭāʾir, the flying eagle), from نَسْر (nasr, eagle) + طَائِر (ṭāʾir, flying).

Proper nounEdit

Altair f

  1. Altair

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Altair f

  1. (astronomy) Altair (star in the constellation Aquila)
  2. Altair (municipality of the state of São Paulo, Brazil)