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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Virgo

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Vir"go
A sign of the zodiac which the sun enters about the 21st of August, marked thus [♍] in almanacs.A constellation of the zodiac, now occupying chiefly the sign Libra, and containing the bright star Spica.

Etymology: L. virgo a virgin, the constellation Virgo in the zodiac. See Virgin

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. The sixth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about August 23 to September 22
  2. A large zodiacal constellation on the equator; between Leo and Libra
  3. (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Virgo

Notable Persons Named Virgo


Virgo Laansoo is an athlete for the JK Piraaja Tallinn.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Virgo

John Virgo is a snooker player. He was most active from 1976 to 1995. John was born on March 3rd, 1946 in Salford, Lancashire, England, UK. John is also known as Mr Perfection and Mr Zodiac.


Clement Virgo is a film director, film producer, and screenwriter. He has been prominent since 1991. Clement was born on June 1st, 1966 in Montego Bay.


Romain Virgo is a reggae singing. He was most active from 2006 to present. Romain was born on January 24th, 1990 in Jamaica.


Ian was born on May 5th, 1981 in Glendale, California.


Adam Virgo is a soccer player for the Ardingly College, Brighton & Hove Albion F.C., Exeter City F.C., Celtic F.C., Coventry City F.C., Colchester United F.C., Yeovil Town F.C., Bristol Rovers F.C., and Scotland national football B team. Adam was born on January 25th, 1983 in Brighton, England.


Don Mossi el virgo is a baseball player. Don was born on January 11th, 1929.


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Popularity of Virgo as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Virgo U.S.
  White 41.78% 64.26%
  African American 49.04% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.17% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.59% 16.26%

Of Last Name Virgo

People with the last name Virgo are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Virgo

  • How Popular is the name Virgo? As a last name Virgo was the 29,918th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Virgo first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Virgo is Friday, April 22nd, 1892.
  • How unique is the name Virgo? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Virgo. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Virgo: Your name in reverse order is Ogriv. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ogrvi. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Virgo? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 785 people with the last name Virgo.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Virgo? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Virgo as their last name since less than 1 person in 370k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.