Definition of Rigel in English:

Rigel

Pronunciation: /-ɡəl//ˈrījəl/

proper noun

Astronomy
  • The seventh brightest star in the sky, and the brightest in the constellation Orion. It is a blue supergiant nearly sixty thousand times as luminous as our sun.

Origin

From Arabic rijl foot (of Orion).

Pronunciation:

Rigel

/-ɡəl//ˈrījəl/