Definitions for virgoˈvɜr goʊ; ˈvɜr dʒə nɪs
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Vir•go*ˈvɜr goʊ; ˈvɜr dʒə nɪs(n.)Vir•gi•nis
the Virgin, a zodiacal constellation between Leo and Libra, containing the bright star Spica.
the sixth sign of the zodiac. a person born under this sign, usu. between August 23 and September 22.
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Origin of Virgo:
bef. 1000; ME, OE < L: maiden
(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Virgo
a large zodiacal constellation on the equator; between Leo and Libra
Virgo, Virgo the Virgin, Virgin(noun)
the sixth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about August 23 to September 22
Someone with a Virgo star sign
: A constellation in the zodiac, supposedly shaped like a maiden. It contains the bright binary star Spica.
: The zodiac sign for the virgin, ruled by Mercury and covering August 22September 23.
Origin: From virgo.
a sign of the zodiac which the sun enters about the 21st of August, marked thus [/] in almanacs
a constellation of the zodiac, now occupying chiefly the sign Libra, and containing the bright star Spica
Virgo is the sixth astrological sign in the Zodiac. It spans the 150-180th degree of the zodiac, between 152.75 and 180 degree of celestial longitude, which the Tropical zodiac the Sun transits this area on average between August 23 to September 22 each year. Virgo is also part of the 12 zodiac signs. In Sidereal astrology, the sun currently transits the constellation of Virgo from August 22 to September 22. Individuals born during these dates, depending on which system of astrology they subscribe to, may be called Virgos or Virgoans.