Capella

Primary Meanings of Capella

1.
n
the brightest star in Auriga
2.
n
snipes
Full Definitions of Capella
1

n the brightest star in Auriga

Example of:
giant, giant star
a very bright star of large diameter and low density (relative to the Sun)
2

n snipes

Synonyms:
Gallinago, genus Capella, genus Gallinago
Type of:
bird genus
a genus of birds

Sign up, it's free!

Whether you're a student, an educator, or a lifelong learner, Vocabulary.com can put you on the path to systematic vocabulary improvement.