Vega

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Medieval Latin, from Arabic واقع (wāqi‘, falling), from the expression النسر الواقع (an-nasr al-wāqi‘, falling eagle). The active participle واقع derives from the verb وقع (wáqa‘a, to fall, drop, tumble, alight, pounce).

Proper noun[edit]

Vega

  1. (astronomy) The brightest star in the constellation Lyra; Alpha (α) Lyrae. It forms one corner of the Summer Triangle.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Spanish vega (meadow, fertile lowland), which see for more information.

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Proper noun[edit]

Vega (plural Vegas)

  1. A surname​.
  2. An automobile that was manufactured by Chevrolet Motor Division of General Motors Corporation from 1970 to 1977.

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Norwegian[edit]

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Vega

  1. A municipality in Nordland, Norway

Spanish[edit]

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Vega ?

  1. A topographic surname derived from vega (meadow)