Definition of meteor in English:

meteor

Syllabification: me·te·or
Pronunciation: /ˈmētēər, -ēˌôr
 
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noun

Origin

mid 16th century (denoting any atmospheric phenomenon): from modern Latin meteorum, from Greek meteōron, neuter (used as a noun) of meteōros 'lofty'.

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