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    Re: Arabic "Al" and star names
    From: Fred Hebard
    Date: 2009 Nov 7, 16:18 -0500

    yes indeed!  Something was telling me it wasn't the outermost planet
    but I plowed ahead w/o checking.  Not sure what "the Georgian" means.
    On Nov 7, 2009, at 2:04 PM,  wrote:
    > "I am reminded of the proper pronunciation of the name of what is now
    > considered our outermost planet.  One needn't worry too much about
    > pronunciation of Arabic names for stars if one has to say that!"
    > Neptune?? lol. I suspect you were thinking of the next planet
    > closer to the Sun with its high giggle-factor name, the Georgian.
    > -FER
    > >
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