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Definitions for Pisces
ˈpaɪ siz, ˈpɪs iz; ˈpɪʃ i əmpisces

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Pisces, Pisces the Fishes, Fishnoun

    the twelfth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about February 19 to March 20

  2. Pisces, Fishnoun

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

  3. Piscesnoun

    a large faint zodiacal constellation; between Aquarius and Aries

  4. Piscesnoun

    a group of vertebrates comprising both cartilaginous and bony fishes and sometimes including the jawless vertebrates; not used technically


  1. Piscesnoun

    Someone with a Pisces star sign

  2. Piscesnoun

    A constellation of the zodiac supposedly shaped like a pair of fish.

  3. Piscesnoun

    The zodiac sign for the fish, ruled by Neptune and covering February 20March 20.

  4. Etymology: From pisces, the nominative plural of piscis.


  1. pisces

    Pisces is the twelfth astrological sign in the Zodiac, originating from the Pisces constellation. It spans from 330 to 360 degrees of celestial longitude. In astrology, Pisces is a mutable water sign and is typically associated with adaptability, compassion, empathy, and emotion. It is symbolized by two fish swimming in opposite directions. It is also a constellation in the northern sky which contains several notable deep sky objects. The term "Pisces" can refer to someone born under this sign, typically between February 19 and March 20.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pisces

    the twelfth sign of the zodiac, marked / in almanacs

  2. Pisces

    a zodiacal constellation, including the first point of Aries, which is the vernal equinoctial point; the Fish

  3. Pisces

    the class of Vertebrata that includes the fishes. The principal divisions are Elasmobranchii, Ganoidei, and Teleostei

  4. Etymology: [L. piscis a fish.]



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Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Pisces

    pis′ēz, n. the Fishes, the twelfth sign of the zodiac.—ns. Pis′cary, right of fishing in another man's waters; Piscatol′ogy, the scientific study of fishes; Piscā′tor, an angler:—fem. Piscā′trix.—adj. Piscatō′rial, relating to fishes or fishing: fond of fishing—also Pis′catory.—n. Pis′cicapture, the taking of fish.—adjs. Piscic′olous, parasitic upon fishes; Piscicul′tural, pertaining to pisciculture.—ns. Pis′ciculture, the rearing of fish by artificial methods; Pis′ciculturist, a fish-culturist.—adjs. Pis′ciform, in shape like a fish: having the form of a fish; Pis′cine, pertaining to fishes; Pisciv′orous, feeding on fishes. [L. piscis, a fish.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. pisces

    The twelfth sign of the zodiac, which the sun enters about the 21st of February.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Pisces in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Pisces in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Pisces in a Sentence

  1. Phoebe Fenrir:

    Pisces are deeply empathetic and compassionate, as the mutable water sign, they are open to immersing themselves in new experiences or listening deeply to the opinions of others. You should keep all these traits in mind when choosing a birthday gift for your favorite Pisces.

  2. Phoebe Fenrir:

    Those born under the zodiac sign Pisces are known to be more creative than those born under any other sign.

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