What does Antares mean?

Antares meaning in General Dictionary

The principal celebrity in Scorpio called also the Scorpions Heart

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  • the brightest star in Scorpius
  • The principal celebrity in Scorpio: -- called additionally the Scorpion's Heart.

Antares meaning in Names Dictionary

title of a huge red celebrity; the brightest in the constellation Scorpio.
Name Origin: Greek
Name Gender: Male


Antares meaning in Etymology Dictionary

bright celebrity in Scorpio, from Greek Antares, from anti Ares "rival of Mars," in mention of its red color, which resembles compared to Mars. See anti- + Ares.


Antares meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) The main celebrity in Scorpio: -- called additionally the Scorpion's Heart.


Sentence Examples with the word Antares

Of the first magnitude red stars Antares is the most deeply coloured, Betelgeux,.Aldebaran and Arcturus being successively less conspicuously red.

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