Meaning of Sagittarius in English:


Pronunciation /ˌsadʒɪˈtɛːrɪəs/

Translate Sagittarius into Spanish

proper noun

  • 1Astronomy
    A large constellation (the Archer), said to represent a centaur carrying a bow and arrow. The centre of the Galaxy is situated within it.

  • 2Astrology
    The ninth sign of the zodiac, which the sun enters about 22 November.


a Sagittarius
  • A person born when the sun is in the sign of Sagittarius.

    ‘So - to sum up, yes it is quite possible that your soul mate will not turn out to be a sun sign Aries, Gemini, Libra or Sagittarius, and could well be a sun sign Taurus, or indeed any of the other signs.’
    • ‘I'm a Sagittarius anyway, and with Moon in Gemini there's definitely a two-thing with me.’
    • ‘Gemini and Sagittarius also revel in diversity.’
    • ‘You plus a Sagittarius gal could equal The Awesome Adventure Duo!’


(also Sagittarii)
  • postpositive Used with preceding Greek letter or numeral to designate a star in the constellation Sagittarius.

    • ‘the star Mu Sagittarii’


Latin, ‘archer’. Sagittarii is the Latin genitive form of Sagittarius.