Share this entry

Antares Syllabification: An·tar·es
Pronunciation: /anˈterēz/

Definition of Antares in English:

The brightest star in the constellation Scorpius. It is a binary star of which the main component is a red supergiant.

Origin

Greek, literally 'simulating Mars (in color)'.

Words that rhyme with Antares

Ares, Aries, caries

Definition of Antares in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources