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). Doublet of 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 23 (tropical astrology) or September 16 – October 15 (sidereal astrology).

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  • (astronomy): Vir (abbreviation)

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Noun[edit]

Virgo (plural Virgos)

  1. Someone with a Virgo star sign

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

See virgō.

Proper noun[edit]

Virgō f sg (genitive Virginis); third declension

  1. (astronomy) Virgo (constellation)
Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Virgō
Genitive Virginis
Dative Virginī
Accusative Virginem
Ablative Virgine
Vocative Virgō
Descendants[edit]
  • Italian: Vergine

Etymology 2[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Proper noun[edit]

Virgō m sg (genitive Virgōnis); third declension

  1. A male given name, character in the play Persa by Plautus.
Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Virgō
Genitive Virgōnis
Dative Virgōnī
Accusative Virgōnem
Ablative Virgōne
Vocative Virgō

Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Virgo f

  1. (astronomy) Virgo (constellation)

Spanish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Virgo m

  1. (astronomy, astrology) Virgo (constellation)
  2. (astrology) Virgo (zodiac sign)

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Zodiac signs in Spanish (layout · text)
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Aries ♈︎ Tauro ♉︎ Géminis ♊︎ Cáncer ♋︎
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Leo ♌︎ Virgo ♍︎ Libra ♎︎ Escorpio ♏︎
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Sagitario ♐︎ Capricornio ♑︎ Acuario ♒︎ Piscis ♓︎