There are 2 definitions of Vega in English:

Vega

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Pronunciation: /ˈviːgə
 
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Astronomy
  • The fifth-brightest star in the sky, and the brightest in the constellation Lyra, overhead in summer to observers in the northern hemisphere.

Origin

via Spanish or medieval Latin from Arabic, literally 'the falling vulture'.

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Word of the day astrogation
Pronunciation: ˌastrəˈgāSHən
noun
(in science fiction) navigation in outer space

There are 2 definitions of Vega in English:

vega

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Pronunciation: /ˈveɪgə
 
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noun

  • (In Spain and Spanish America) a large grassy plain or valley.
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    • The fertile, irrigated vega to the west provided the Caliphs with a lavish table.

Origin

Spanish and Catalan.

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