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Aquila

Aquila

Origin: L, an eagle.

1. (Science: ornithology) a genus of eagles.

2. (Science: astronomy) a northern constellation southerly from lyra and Cygnus and preceding the Dolphin; the eagle. Aquila alba [L, white eagle], an alchemical name of calomel.


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