Definition of Lyra in English:

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Lyra

Pronunciation: /ˈlīrə/
Astronomy
1A small northern constellation (the Lyre), said to represent the lyre invented by Hermes. It contains the bright star Vega.
1.1 (as genitive Lyraeˈlīrē) Used with a preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation: the star Beta Lyrae

Origin

Latin.

Words that rhyme with Lyra

Beira, Fujairah, Hegira, Myra, naira, palmyra, spirogyra

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Syllabification: Ly·ra

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