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Tiranna

Tiranna was the Akkadian and Sumerian name for the Vega star possibly meaning "life of heaven" or "rainbow". Tiranna is also an Italian word, the feminine singular form of tiranno derived from Ancient Greek turannos meaning "tyrant" or "tyrannical" which comes from an uncertain etymology though perhaps borrowed from a Lydian word or one of the other languages… Continue reading Tiranna