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Definition of Satellite


  1. An attendant attached to a prince or other powerful person; hence, an obsequious dependent.
  2. A secondary planet which revolves about another planet; as, the moon is a satellite of the earth. See Solar system, under Solar.
  3. Situated near; accompanying; as, the satellite veins, those which accompany the arteries.


More "Satellite" Quotations

Satellite Translations

satellite in Afrikaans is trawant
satellite in Dutch is trawant, satelliet
satellite in French is satellite
satellite in German is Satellit, Satelliten
satellite in Italian is satellite
satellite in Norwegian is satelitt
satellite in Swedish is drabant, satellit