luna luna  /ˈlu nə/

Definition(s):

  • (n) (Roman mythology) the goddess of the Moon; counterpart of Greek Selene

Usage(s):

  1. As it whirled in orbit around the moon, the instrument-crammed Soviet spaceship Luna 10 was busily recording and reporting man's first continuous supply of data about the lunar.
  2. Luna 17 landed on the unexplored Sea of Rains, one of the oldest lunar maria.

News

  1. Luna stays unbeaten at Chumash

    Undefeated lightweight prospect Alejandro Luna scored an eighth round stoppage over Sergio Rivera in a bout for the vacant “WBC Youth” interim and “Central Coast” lightweight titles on Friday night at the Chumash Resort Casino in Santa Ynez, Calif.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Fightnews.com

  2. Luna Gold Finds More Mineralized Targets at Luna Greenfields

    Luna Gold Corp. (LGC.TO) has identified Jupiter, Indus and Juno gold targets at its Luna Greenfields project. The company has mapped numerous artisanal gold workings associated with shear zones
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  3. Luna Gold Identifies Additional New Targets at Luna Greenfields

    Luna Gold Corp. today announced the identification of the Jupiter, Indus and Juno gold targets at the Company's Luna Greenfields project. Luna has mapped numerous artisanal gold workings associated with ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. Moments later she wrote: "this was taken from an article by Erik Luna... 'November 1 marked the 15th anniversary of the US Sentencing Guidelines. But there were no ...... celebrations, parades, or other festivities in honor of this punishment scheme...
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Lindsay Lohan Source: Herald Sun

  2. "It certainly wasn't the outcome we planned for or expected," Ellison said. "Luna Rossa raised their game and deserve a lot of credit. I am very proud that our team went out and fought right down to the last jibe. We never gave up."
    on May 20, 2007 By: Larry Ellison Source: Forbes

  3. Speaking on the launch of Q Radio last night (02.06.08), Chris said: "At this point we cannot be that sexy. It's a song called 'Luna' and Kylie was particularly brilliant on it. She writes most of our stuff - and we design most of her outfits!"
    on Jun 3, 2008 By: Chris Martin Source: China Daily

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