Alpha Piscis Austrini

noun

Alpha Pi·​scis Aus·​tri·​ni -ˈpī-səs-ȯ-ˈstrī-ˌnī How to pronounce Alpha Piscis Austrini (audio)
astronomy
: fomalhaut

Word History

Etymology

borrowed from New Latin, "Alpha of Piscis Austrinus"

First Known Use

1897, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Alpha Piscis Austrini was in 1897

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“Alpha Piscis Austrini.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Alpha%20Piscis%20Austrini. Accessed 19 Jun. 2024.

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