Definitions for sagittariusˌsædʒ ɪˈtɛər i əs; -ˈtɛər iˌaɪ
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Sag•it•tar•i•us*ˌsædʒ ɪˈtɛər i əs; -ˈtɛər iˌaɪ(n.)-tar•i•i
the Archer, a zodiacal constellation between Scorpius and Capricorn.
the ninth sign of the zodiac.
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Origin of Sagittarius:
1350–1400; ME < L sagittārius archer, der. of sagitt(a) arrow
(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Sagittarius
a large zodiacal constellation in the southern hemisphere; between Scorpius and Capricornus
Sagittarius, Sagittarius the Archer, Archer(noun)
the ninth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about November 22 to December 21
Sagittarius, genus Sagittarius(noun)
type genus of the Sagittariidae
Someone with a Sagittarius star sign
: A constellation of the zodiac supposedly shaped like a centaur who is an archer.
: The zodiac sign for the archer, ruled by Jupiter and covering November 23 - December 22.
Origin: From sagittarius.
the ninth of the twelve signs of the zodiac, which the sun enters about November 22, marked thus [/] in almanacs; the Archer
a zodiacal constellation, represented on maps and globes as a centaur shooting an arrow