Share this entry

Share this page

Achernar

Line breaks: Acher|nar
Pronunciation: /ˈeɪkənɑː
 
/
Astronomy

Definition of Achernar in English:

Origin

from Arabic, 'end of the river (i.e. Eridanus)'.

Definition of Achernar in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

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

Word of the day emulous
Pronunciation: ˈɛmjʊləs
adjective
seeking to emulate someone or something