What does Pisces mean?

Definitions for Piscesˈpaɪ siz, ˈpɪs iz; ˈpɪʃ i əm

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Pisces, Pisces the Fishes, Fish(noun)

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

  2. Pisces, Fish(noun)

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

  3. Pisces(noun)

    a large faint zodiacal constellation; between Aquarius and Aries

  4. Pisces(noun)

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


  1. Pisces(Noun)

    Someone with a Pisces star sign

  2. Pisces(ProperNoun)

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

  3. Pisces(ProperNoun)

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

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

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. Origin: [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.]

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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

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