organa


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

or·ga·na 1

 (ôr′gə-nə)
n.
A plural of organon.

or·ga·na 2

 (ôr′gə-nə)
n.
A plural of organum1.

organa

(ˈɔːɡənə)
n
(Philosophy) a plural of organon, organum

or•ga•non

(ˈɔr gəˌnɒn)

n., pl. -na (-nə), -nons.
1. an instrument of thought or knowledge.
2. a system of rules or principles of demonstration or investigation.
[1580–90; < Greek órganon; see organ]
References in classic literature ?
Sonant melliflua hymnorum organa, suavissima angelorum melodia, cantica canticorum mira
Sequel that opens with a spectacular space battle between the superior forces of the new First Order and the remnants of the Resistance fleet led by General Leia Organa (the late Carrie Fisher).
Women were also seen in military positions in the space saga, with a powerful last performance from Carrie Fisher as General Organa and Laura Dern as General Holdo.
There were hints throughout "The Last Jedi," from Kylo Ren not being able to execute his mother, Leia Organa, to his surprisingly understanding tone in his telepathic Force-fueled conversations with Rey.
Abrams's first entry in the rebooted trilogy, and is also the last outing for character Leia Organa, played by Carrie Fisher, who died last December.
Before her death, she had completed filming her role as General Leia Organa.
The balance of power is delicately poised as Rey (Daisy Ridley) implores island recluse Luke to stand with his sister General Leia Organa (Fisher) in the war against Supreme Leader Snoke (Andy Serkis).
With the First Order having imposed a reign of terror, it's up to General Leia Organa, played by the late Carrie Fisher, to organise a hasty retreat for the Resistance.
The pair - who played brother and sister duo Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia Organa in the original 1970s and 1980s trilogy - reprised their characters in latest instalment Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
Fighting the First Order is the Resistance, now led by General Leia Organa (Carrie Fisher), and both sides are now hunting down her brother, the last surviving Jedi, Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill), who has been missing for a couple of decades.
Her character, now known as General Leia Organa, leader of the Resistance, plays a key role in the film.
In an interview given to Glamour magazine, the 25-year-old actress teased Carrie Fisher's 'Star Wars' alter-ego General Leia Organa will survive until the end of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.