Deneb

play
noun Den·eb \ˈde-ˌneb, -nəb\

Definition of Deneb

  1. :  a star of the first magnitude in Cygnus

Origin and Etymology of deneb

Arabic dhanab al-dajāja, literally, the tail of the hen


Learn More about deneb


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Deneb? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!