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Sagittarius (n.)

southern constellation; ninth sign of the zodiac, late Old English, from Latin, literally "archer," properly "pertaining to arrows," from sagitta "arrow," which probably is from a pre-Latin Mediterranean language.

Meaning "person born under Sagittarius" is attested from 1940 (properly Sagittarian, which is attested by 1911). The star-picture represents a centaur drawing a bow, scholars suspect it to have been originally a Babylonian god, but to modern observers it only looks vaguely like a teapot.

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Definitions of Sagittarius

Sagittarius (n.)
(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Sagittarius;
Synonyms: Archer
Sagittarius (n.)
a large zodiacal constellation in the southern hemisphere; between Scorpius and Capricornus;
Sagittarius (n.)
the ninth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about November 22 to December 21;
Synonyms: Sagittarius the Archer / Archer
Sagittarius (n.)
type genus of the Sagittariidae;
Synonyms: genus Sagittarius
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