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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun ‖Sag`it*ta"ri*us
The ninth of the twelve signs of the zodiac, which the sun enters about November 22, marked thus [♐] in almanacs; the Archer.A zodiacal constellation, represented on maps and globes as a centaur shooting an arrow.

Etymology: L., literally, an archer, fr. sagittarius belonging to an arrow, fr. sagitta an arrow

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. Type genus of the Sagittariidae
  2. The ninth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about November 22 to December 21
  3. A large zodiacal constellation in the southern hemisphere; between Scorpius and Capricornus
  4. (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Sagittarius

From sagitta (“arrow”) +‎ -ārius.

  1. archer, bowman
  2. fletcher, arrow-maker

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Fun Facts about the name Sagittarius

  • How unique is the name Sagittarius? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Sagittarius was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
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Past life for Sagittarius born Mar 20, 2007

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Philippines approximately on 1425. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

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