Definitions for "Alpha Delphini"
Alpha Delphini (α Del / α Delphini) is a multiple star in the constellation Delphinus. It also has the name Sualocin, which was given to it as a practical joke by the astronomer Niccolò Cacciatore; the name is the Latinized version (Nicolaus) of his given name, spelled backwards. Alpha Delphini has seven components: A and G, a physical binary, and B, C, D, E, and F, which are optical and have no physical association with A and G.