Definition of Mira in English:

Mira

Syllabification: Mi·ra
Pronunciation: /ˈmīrə
 
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Astronomy
  • A star in the constellation Cetus, regarded as the prototype of long-period variable stars.

Origin

Latin, literally 'wonderful'.

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