What does Aquarius mean?

Definitions for Aquarius
əˈkwɛər i əs; əˈkwɛər iˌaɪAquar·ius

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Aquarius, Water Bearer(noun)

    (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Aquarius

  2. Aquarius(noun)

    a zodiacal constellation in the southern hemisphere; between Capricornus and Pisces

  3. Aquarius, Aquarius the Water Bearer, Water Bearer(noun)

    the eleventh sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about January 20 to February 18


  1. Aquarius(Noun)

    Someone with an Aquarius star sign

    Etymology: From aquarius, from aqua + -arius

  2. Aquarius(ProperNoun)

    A constellation of the zodiac, supposedly shaped like a water carrier.

    Etymology: From aquarius, from aqua + -arius

  3. Aquarius(ProperNoun)

    The zodiac sign for the water carrier, ruled by Uranus covering January 21 through February 19.

    Etymology: From aquarius, from aqua + -arius

Webster Dictionary

  1. Aquarius(noun)

    the Water-bearer; the eleventh sign in the zodiac, which the sun enters about the 20th of January; -- so called from the rains which prevail at that season in Italy and the East

    Etymology: [L. aquarius, adj., relating to water, and n., a water-carrier, fr. aqua. See Aqua.]

  2. Aquarius(noun)

    a constellation south of Pegasus

    Etymology: [L. aquarius, adj., relating to water, and n., a water-carrier, fr. aqua. See Aqua.]


  1. Aquarius

    Aquarius is a constellation of the zodiac, situated between Capricornus and Pisces. Its name is Latin for "water-carrier" or "cup-carrier", and its symbol is, a representation of water. Aquarius is one of the oldest of the recognized constellations along the zodiac. It was one of the 48 constellations listed by the 2nd century AD astronomer Ptolemy, and it remains one of the 88 modern constellations. It is found in a region often called the Sea due to its profusion of constellations with watery associations such as Cetus the whale, Pisces the fish, and Eridanus the river.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Aquarius

    a-kwā′ri-us, n. the water-bearer, the eleventh sign of the zodiac, which the sun enters about 21st January, so called from the constellation of the same name, supposed to represent a man holding his left hand upward, and pouring with his right water from a vase into the mouth of the Southern Fish. [L.—aqua, water.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. aquarius

    The eleventh sign in the zodiac (α Aquarius Sadalmelik).

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Aquarius in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Aquarius in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Aquarius in a Sentence

  1. Mitchell Koger:

    The Age of Aquarius expunges the righteous establishment.

  2. Gillian Anderson:

    So I am happy they are going to get a chance to see this. Although they watched ‘Aquarius’ but this is up their alley.

  3. Joseph Muscat:

    We are concerned at Italy authorities' directions given to Aquarius on high seas. They manifestly go against international rules, and risk creating a dangerous situation for all those involved.

Images & Illustrations of Aquarius

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