Vela Name Meaning & Origin

Vela

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Elva, Vale and Vela are anagrams of each other; they contain the same letters.

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Latin - the sails
Swedish - undecided, hesitation

Constellation in the southern sky, once apart of a larger constellation, the ship Argo Navis, which is now broken into three lesser constellations; vela, carina, puppis. Contains the Vela Supernova Remnant, a nebula of a supernova explosion which is believed to have been visible from the Earth around 10,000 years ago.

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Carlos Alberto Vela Garrido, Mexican footballer

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