A red star regarding the very first magnitude positioned in the eye of Taurus the Bulls Eye it will be the bright celebrity within the group labeled as the Hyades
- the brightest star in Taurus
- A red celebrity associated with very first magnitude, located in the attention of Taurus; the Bull's Eye. It is the brilliant star when you look at the group known as the Hyades.
bright celebrity in Taurus, late 14c., from Arabic Al Dabaran "the follower" (regarding the Pleiades, which increase shortly before it does), from dabara "he observed."
(letter.) A red star for the first magnitude, positioned in the attention of Taurus; the bull's-eye. It is the brilliant star within the team called the Hyades.
From comparisons between the observed places of Arcturus, Aldebaran and Sirius and the places assigned to them by Alexandrian astronomers, he was led to the opinion that all three are moving towards the south (Phil.