Origin of Vega1
Examples from the Web for vega
Vega, Texas, got the brunt of this weeklong February storm, with a 43-inch snowfall.Hercules, Schmercules. Here Are America’s 5 Worst Blizzards|Nina Strochlic|January 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
To those the Vega had shown the way, and the Fram had only to follow in her track.From Pole to Pole|Sven Anders Hedin
Pedro Margarite left two bands in the Vega, and from all I hear they turned devils.1492|Mary Johnston
She called at my house a day or two after the Vega had left Colombo, and produced a letter, an envelope, and two or three cards.The Arena|Various
Word Origin for Vega
1638, bright northern star, the alpha of Lyra, from Arabic (Al Nasr) al Waqi translated variously as "the eagle of the desert" or "the falling vulture."