Virgo

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English[edit]

Signs of the Zodiac
Leo Virgo.svg Libra
English Wikipedia has an article about Virgo.
Virgo constellation map

Etymology[edit]

From Latin virgō(maiden, virgin).

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Virgo (symbol )

  1. (astronomy): A constellation in the zodiac, imagined in the shape of a maiden, that contains the bright binary star Spica.
  2. (astrology): The zodiac sign for the virgin, ruled by Mercury, that covers August 23 - September 22 (tropical astrology) or September 16 - October 15 (sidereal astrology).

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  • (astronomy): Vir (abbreviation)

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Virgo ‎(plural Virgos)

  1. Someone with a Virgo star sign

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Virgō m ‎(genitive Virgōnis); third declension

  1. A male given name, character in the play Persa of Plautus.

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Virgo f

  1. (astronomy) Virgo (constellation)

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Virgo m

  1. Virgo (constellation)