What does Gemini mean?

Definitions for Geminiˈdʒɛm əˌnaɪ, -ni; ˌdʒɛm əˈnɔr əm, -ˈnoʊr-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Gemini, Twin(noun)

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

  2. Gemini(noun)

    a zodiacal constellation in the northern hemisphere between Taurus and Cancer on the ecliptic

  3. Gemini, Gemini the Twins, Twins(noun)

    the third sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about May 21 to June 20


  1. Gemini(Noun)

    Someone with a Gemini star sign

  2. Gemini(ProperNoun)

    : A constellation of the zodiac supposedly shaped like a pair of twins. It contains the stars Castor and Pollux.

  3. Gemini(ProperNoun)

    : The zodiac sign for the twins, ruled by Mercury and covering May 22 - June 21.

  4. Origin: From gemini, plural of geminus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gemini

    a constellation of the zodiac, containing the two bright stars Castor and Pollux; also, the third sign of the zodiac, which the sun enters about May 20th

  2. Origin: [L., twins, pl. of geminus; cf. Skr. jmi related as brother or sister.]


  1. Gemini

    Gemini is one of the constellations of the zodiac. It was one of the 48 constellations described by the 2nd century AD astronomer Ptolemy and it remains one of the 88 modern constellations today. Its name is Latin for "twins," and it is associated with the twins Castor and Pollux in Greek mythology. Its symbol is .

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Gemini

    jem′i-nī, n.pl. the twins, a constellation containing the two bright stars Castor and Pollux.—adj. Gem′inous (bot.), double, in pairs.—n. Gem′iny (Shak.), twins, a pair: used as a mild oath or interjection, from the common Latin oath O Gemini, or simply Gemini—spelt also geminy, gemony, jiminy. [L., pl. of geminus, twin-born.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Gemini

    the Twins, two stars in the southern hemisphere named Castor and Pollux; also the name of a sign of the zodiac.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Gemini in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Gemini in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jack King:

    In Mercury, Gemini and Apollo, we had outstanding leadership and outstanding management.

  2. Raymond Smullyan:

    Recently, someone asked me if I believed in astrology. He seemed somewhat puzzled when I explained that the reason I don't is that I'm a Gemini.

  3. International Securities Exchange Holdings:

    Shortly after market open, ISE and ISE Gemini experienced a connectivity disruption and we subsequently made the determination to halt both markets.

Images & Illustrations of Gemini

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