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MIZAR, from the Arabic al-Mizar,
'the veil, trousers, or waist-cloth', erroneously applied to this star.
The Arabs called it al-Anaq, 'the female
kid'. This word is not the plural of 'Unq
or 'Unuq, 'neck'."
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From "Pronunciations, Derivations, and Meanings of a Selected List
of Star Names", Popular Astronomy, January 1944, by George A. Davis