Meaning of Sagitta in English:

Sagitta

(also Sagittae)

Pronunciation /səˈdʒɪtə/ /səˈɡɪtə/

proper noun

Astronomy
  • A small northern constellation (the Arrow), lying in the Milky Way north of Aquila.

adjective

Astronomy
  • postpositive Used with preceding Greek letter or numeral to designate a star in the constellation Sagitta.

    • ‘the star Beta Sagittae’

Origin

Latin. Sagittae is the Latin genitive form of Sagitta.