Tag Archives: zodiac

Leo July 23rd 2:51 AM

Leo’s symbol is (Unicode ♌). It is one of the constellations of the zodiac, lying between Cancer the crab to the west and Virgo the maiden to the east. The name is Latin for lion, and to the ancient Greeks … Continue reading

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Cancer June 21st 3:55 PM

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Gemini May 21st 8:00 AM

Gemini is one of the constellations of the zodiac. It was one of the 48 constellations described by the 2nd century AD astronomer Ptolemy and it remains one of the 88 modern constellations today. Its name is Latin for “twins,” … Continue reading

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Taurus Apr 20th 8:56 AM (edit)

Taurus (Latin for “the Bull“) is one of the constellations of the zodiac, which means it is crossed by the plane of the ecliptic. Taurus is a large and prominent constellation in the northern hemisphere‘s winter sky. It is one … Continue reading

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Aries Mar 20th 9:58 PM

Aries is one of the constellations of the zodiac. It is located in the northern celestial hemisphere between Pisces to the west and Taurus to the east. The name Aries is Latin for ram, and its symbol is (Unicode ♈), … Continue reading

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Pisces February 18th 11:04 PM

The word Pisces comes from the Indo-European root *peisk– ‘Fish’ but this  does not offer any clues to related words. It has been suggested that there must be a relationship between the word Pisces and Latin pes, foot? Latin pes, … Continue reading

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Capricorn December 21 5:23 PM

Capricorn (♑)  is the tenth astrological sign in the zodiac, originating from the constellation of Capricornus. It spans the 270–300th degree of the zodiac, corresponding to celestial longitude. Under the tropical zodiac, the sun transits this area from December 22 … Continue reading

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