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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

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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:

    It requires a certain boldness and fortitude to take on an endeavor as ambitious as Libra — a generational opportunity to get things right and improve financial inclusion, commitment to that mission is more important to us than anything else. We're better off knowing about this lack of commitment now, rather than later.

  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. David Marcus:

    The goal is still to launch Libra next year, until then, we'll need to address all questions adequately, create a suitable regulatory environment.

  4. Olaf Scholz:

    I am convinced that we must act quickly and that (Libra) cannot go ahead without all legal and regulatory questions being resolved.

  5. Dante Disparte:

    We are focused on moving forward and continuing to build a strong association of some of the world's leading enterprises, social impact organizations and other stakeholders, although the makeup of the Association members may grow and change over time, the design principle of Libra's governance and technology, along with the open nature of this project ensures the Libra payment network will remain resilient.

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