Definition of Ara in English:

Ara

(also Arae)

Pronunciation /ˈärə/ /ˈɑrə/

proper noun

Astronomy
  • A small and faint southern constellation (the Altar), in the Milky Way near Scorpius.

adjective

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

    • ‘the star Delta Arae’

Origin

Latin. Arae is the Latin genitive form of Ara.