Etymology
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Capricorn

zodiac sign represented as a goat, or half-goat half-fish, late Old English, from Latin Capricornus, literally "horned like a goat," from caper (genitive capri) "goat" (see cab) + cornu "horn," from PIE root *ker- (1) "horn; head." A loan-translation of Greek Aigokheros, the name of the constellation. Extended 1894 to persons born under the sign.

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Definitions of Capricorn

Capricorn (n.)
(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Capricorn;
Synonyms: Goat
Capricorn (n.)
a faint zodiacal constellation in the southern hemisphere; between Sagittarius and Aquarius;
Synonyms: Capricornus
Capricorn (n.)
the tenth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about December 22 to January 19;
Synonyms: Capricorn the Goat / Goat
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