Sagittarius


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Sag·it·tar·i·us

 (săj′ĭ-târ′ē-əs)
n.
1. A constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Scorpius and Capricorn.
2.
a. The ninth sign of the zodiac in astrology.
b. One who is born under this sign. In all senses also called Archer.

[Middle English, from Latin Sagittārius, from sagittārius, archer, from sagitta, arrow.]

Sagittarius

(ˌsædʒɪˈtɛərɪəs)
n, Latin genitive Sagittarii (ˌsædʒɪˈtɛərɪˌaɪ)
1. (Astronomy) astronomy a large conspicuous zodiacal constellation in the S hemisphere lying between Scorpius and Capricornus on the ecliptic and crossed by the Milky Way and containing the galactic centre
2. (Astrology) astrology
a. the ninth sign of the zodiac, symbol ♐, having a mutable fire classification and ruled by the planet Jupiter. The sun is in this sign between Nov 22 and Dec 21
b. a person born when the sun is in this sign
adj
(Astrology) astrology born under or characteristic of Sagittarius
Also (for senses 2b, 3): Sagittarian
[C14: from Latin: an archer, from sagitta an arrow]

Sag•it•tar•i•us

(ˌsædʒ ɪˈtɛər i əs)

n. gen. -tar•i•i (-ˈtɛər iˌaɪ)
for 1.
1. the Archer, a zodiacal constellation between Scorpius and Capricorn.
2.
a. the ninth sign of the zodiac.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Latin sagittārius archer, derivative of sagitt(a) arrow]

Sag·it·tar·i·us

(săj′ĭ-târ′ē-əs)
A constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Scorpius and Capricornus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Sagittarius - (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in SagittariusSagittarius - (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Sagittarius
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
astrology, star divination - a pseudoscience claiming divination by the positions of the planets and sun and moon
2.Sagittarius - a large zodiacal constellation in the southern hemisphere; between Scorpius and Capricornus
zodiac - a belt-shaped region in the heavens on either side to the ecliptic; divided into 12 constellations or signs for astrological purposes
3.Sagittarius - the ninth sign of the zodiacSagittarius - the ninth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about November 22 to December 21
4.Sagittarius - type genus of the SagittariidaeSagittarius - type genus of the Sagittariidae  
bird genus - a genus of birds
Sagittarius serpentarius, secretary bird - large long-legged African bird of prey that feeds on reptiles
Translations
Střelec
Skytten
Jousimies
strijelac
Nyilas
射手座
궁수자리
Šaulys
Strelec
Strelec
Skytten
ราศีธนู
cung Nhân mã

Sagittarius

[ˌsædʒɪˈtɛərɪəs] N
1. (= sign, constellation) → Sagitario m
2. (= person) → sagitario mf
she's (a) Sagittariuses sagitario

Sagittarius

[ˌsædʒɪˈtɛəriəs] nle Sagittaire
to be Sagittarius → être Sagittaire
I'm Sagittarius → Je suis Sagittaire.

Sagittarius

nSchütze m; he’s (a) Sagittariuser ist Schütze

Sagittarius

[ˌsædʒɪˈtɛərɪəs] n (Astron, Astrol) → Sagittario
to be Sagittarius → essere del Sagittario

Sagittarius

الرَّامِي Střelec Skytten Schütze Τοξότης Sagitario jousimies Sagittaire strijelac Sagittario 射手座 궁수자리 Boogschutter skytten Strzelec Sagitário Стрелец Skytten ราศีธนู Yay burcu cung Nhân mã 射手座
References in classic literature ?
how we suddenly jump, as Scorpio, or the Scorpion, stings us in rear; we are curing the wound, when whang come the arrows all round; Sagittarius, or the Archer, is amusing himself.
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Lurking at the center of the Milky Way galaxy is the supermassive black hole Sagittarius A*, a monstrous clump of matter so dense that the pull of its gravity overpowers anything that comes near it, including light itself.
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