A small northern constellation (the Eagle), said to represent the eagle that carried Ganymede to Olympus. It contains the bright star Altair, and some rich star fields of the Milky Way.
postpositive Used with preceding Greek letter or numeral to designate a star in the constellation Aquila.
- ‘the star Beta Aquilae’
Latin. Aquilae is the Latin genitive form of Aquila.
A city in east central Italy, capital of Abruzzi region; population 72,988 (2008).Italian name L'Aquila