- (star) A red dwarf star, part of the Alpha Centauri system. It is the nearest star to Earth's solar system.
Etymology: From (term, proximus, , nearest, next) and (term, centaurus, centaurÄ, of the constellation Centaurus, lang=la)
- French: Proxima Centauri
- German: Proxima Centauri
- Spanish: Próxima Centauro
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