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


  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.]


  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

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  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. David Marcus:

    Facebook will not offer the Libra digital currency until we have fully addressed regulatory concerns and received appropriate approvals.

  2. Sylvia Garcia:

    Nobody knows where this is going. We don't know who will control Libra Association, how will consumers be protected ?

  3. Federal Reserve:

    Libra's a new thing; we are looking at it very carefully, given the possible scale of it, I think that our expectations — from a consumer protection standpoint, from a regulatory standpoint — are going to be very, very high.

  4. David Marcus:

    The reason we designed Libra in such a way that Facebook will only be one among 100 different members of the The Libra Association and will have no special privilege means that Many US lawmakers will not have to trust Facebook.

  5. The FPC:

    The terms of engagement for innovations such as Libra must be adopted in advance of any launch, uK authorities should use their powers accordingly.

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