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.
No islands!" said Sancho; "I tell thee, friend Ricote, I left it this morning, and yesterday I was governing there as I pleased like a sagittarius; but for all that I gave it up, for it seemed to me a dangerous office, a governor's."
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Yet, the Sun in Sagittarius is at loggerheads with both Mars and Neptune in Pisces on Monday and Wednesday.
Now, with the Sun aligned with Jupiter in Sagittarius, you should be at your most gregarious.
Now however, with the Sun aligned with Jupiter in Sagittarius, you should be surprised by a new or fresh twist in your love life.
However, the Sun in Sagittarius aligned with Jupiter on Monday is bound to shatter the peace.
CAPRICORN DECEMBER 22 - JANUARY 20 For you, the approaching Full Moon in Sagittarius highlights matters of a private or sensitive nature.
For weekly readings call 0903 658 2001 (75p/min + access charge) AQUARIUS JANUARY 21 - FEBRUARY 19 With Mars moving into Sagittarius, there do wonders for your social life or personally, though you can't keep please everyone.
Now, in an upcoming Astrophysical Journal issue, Marion Dierickx and Abraham Loeb (Harvard University) argue that some of these stars are probably members of what was once the Sagittarius dwarf galaxy.
And according to the Harvard astronomers, five of the 11 were ripped off, due to our galaxy's gravitational tides, from a nearby mini-galaxy called the Sagittarius dwarf, which is one among dozens of mini-galaxies that surround the Milky Way.
Summary: Capricorn Commanders recorded an nail-biting three-runs victory over Sagittarius Strikers in the fifth match of the MCL