Betelgeux
Betelguese Bet"el*guese (b[e^]t"[e^]l*j[=e]z), n. [F. B['e]telgeuse, of Arabic origin.] (Astron.) A bright star of the first magnitude, near one shoulder of Orion. [Written also {Betelgeux} and {Betelgeuse}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Betelgeuse — Betelguese Bet el*guese (b[e^]t [e^]l*j[=e]z), n. [F. B[ e]telgeuse, of Arabic origin.] (Astron.) A bright star of the first magnitude, near one shoulder of Orion. [Written also {Betelgeux} and {Betelgeuse}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Betelguese — Bet el*guese (b[e^]t [e^]l*j[=e]z), n. [F. B[ e]telgeuse, of Arabic origin.] (Astron.) A bright star of the first magnitude, near one shoulder of Orion. [Written also {Betelgeux} and {Betelgeuse}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Betelgeuse — Posición de Betelgeuse en Orión. Datos de observación (Época J2000.0) Constelación …   Wikipedia Español

  • Betelgeuse — /beet l joohz , bet l juez /, n. Astron. a first magnitude red supergiant in the constellation Orion. Also, Betelgeux. [1790 1800; < F < Ar bit al jauza shoulder of the giant (i.e., of Orion)] * * * (from Arabic bat al dshauza, the giant s… …   Universalium

  • Betelgeuse — [bēt′ l jo͞oz΄, bet′ l jo͞oz΄] n. [Fr Bételgeuse < Ar baytal jauzāʾ, lit., house of the middle (of the sky)] a reddish, supergiant variable star in the constellation Orion: magnitude, 0.4 to 0.9: sometimes sp. Betelgeux …   English World dictionary

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