What does Libra mean?

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ˈli brə, ˈlaɪ-; -braɪ, -briLi·bra

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Libra, Balance(noun)

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

  2. Libra(noun)

    a small faint zodiacal constellation in the southern hemisphere; between Virgo and Scorpius

  3. Libra, Libra the Balance, Balance, Libra the Scales(noun)

    the seventh sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about September 23 to October 22

Wiktionary

  1. Libra(Noun)

    Someone with a Libra star sign

    Etymology: From libra.

  2. Libra(ProperNoun)

    A constellation of the zodiac, supposedly shaped like a set of scales.

    Etymology: From libra.

  3. Libra(ProperNoun)

    The astrological sign for the scales, ruled by Venus and covering September 24 - October 23.

    Etymology: From libra.

  4. libra(Noun)

    A Roman unit of weight equal to about 327 grams.

    Etymology: From Latin lībra.

  5. libra(Noun)

    Any of various units of weight in Spanish- and Portuguese-speaking countries approximately equal to 460 grams or a little more than a US or UK pound.

    Etymology: From Latin lībra.

  6. libra(Noun)

    Alternative spelling of libbra, an Italian unit of weight.

    Etymology: From Latin lībra.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Libra(noun)

    the Balance; the seventh sign in the zodiac, which the sun enters at the autumnal equinox in September, marked thus / in almanacs, etc

    Etymology: [L., a balance.]

  2. Libra(noun)

    a southern constellation between Virgo and Scorpio

    Etymology: [L., a balance.]

Freebase

  1. Libra

    Libra is one of the twelve astrological signs in the Zodiac. It spans the 180-210th degree of the zodiac, between 180 and 207.25 degree of celestial longitude, which the Sun transits this area on average between September 23 to October 22 each year. In Sidereal astrology, the sun currently transits the constellation of Libra from October 16 to November 15.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Libra

    lī′bra, n. the balance, the seventh sign of the zodiac. [L.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. libra

    The seventh sign of the zodiac, which the sun enters about the 21st of September; the commencement of this constellation, where the equator intersects the ecliptic, is called the autumnal equinox, from night and day being equal.

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Anagrams for Libra »

  1. brail

  2. Arbil

How to pronounce Libra?

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How to say Libra in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Libra in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Libra in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Libra in a Sentence

  1. Dante Disparte:

    Increased clarity on a regulation pathway in Switzerland is key for the association's development and will help inform our conversations with regulators in other markets, the Libra coin is simply a proxy for an instantaneous payment system that is low friction and high trust.

  2. Le Maire:

    All these concerns about Libra are serious. I therefore want to say with plenty of clarity: in these conditions we cannot authorise the development of Libra on European soil.

  3. Federal Reserve:

    Authority for overseeing Libra is going to be in a number of places, but I think that the big picture is we are going to be looking really carefully at it.

  4. Libra Association:

    We look forward to the first Libra Council meeting in 10 days and will be sharing updates following that, including details of the 1,500 entities that have indicated enthusiastic interest to participate.

  5. Lael Brainard:

    What would set Facebook's Libra apart, if it were to proceed, is the combination of an active-user network representing more than a third of the global population with the issuance of a private digital currency opaquely tied to a basket of sovereign currencies, without requisite safeguards, stablecoin networks at global scale may put consumers at risk.

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