What does Altair mean?

Altair meaning in Names Dictionary

Name Origin: Greek
Name Gender: Male

Altair meaning in Etymology Dictionary

brilliant star into the constellation Aquila, 16c., from Arabic Al Nasr al Tair "the Flying Eagle," from tair, participle of tara "it travelled."

Altair meaning in General Dictionary

dual star 15.7 light years from Earth; the brightest celebrity in the Aquila constellation

Altair meaning in Computer Science Dictionary

The Altair 8800 computer system from MITS was created by Henry Edward Roberts and introduced on December 19, 1974. It was later on posted regarding front cover of desirable Electronics in 1975 which makes it very quickly a large success. The Altair 8800 included an Intel 8080 processor, "1024 term" memory panels with 256 bytes of memory (expandable to 64 K) and ended up being offered as a kit for $439 or put together for $621 and had a few extra add-ons such as for instance a memory board and software panels.

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