fata morgana


fa·ta mor·ga·na

noun \ˌfä-tə-mr-ˈgä-nə, -ˈga-\

Definition of FATA MORGANA

:  mirage

Origin of FATA MORGANA

Italian, literally, Morgan le Fay (sorceress of Arthurian legend)
First Known Use: 1801

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