noun Date: 1911 Sagittarius 2b

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  • Sagittarian — /sædʒəˈtɛəriən/ (say sajuh tairreeuhn) noun Also, Sagittarius. 1. a person under the sign of Sagittarius, and (according to tradition) exhibiting some of the typical Sagittarian personality traits to some degree. –adjective 2. of or relating to… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Sagittarian — Sagittarius ► NOUN 1) Astronomy a large constellation (the Archer), said to represent a centaur carrying a bow and arrow. 2) Astrology the ninth sign of the zodiac, which the sun enters about 22 November. DERIVATIVES Sagittarian noun & adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • Sagittarian — /saj i tair ee euhn/, n. Astrol. a person born under Sagittarius, the ninth sign of the zodiac; a Sagittarius. [1910 15; SAGITTARI(US) + AN] * * * …   Universalium

  • Sagittarian — 1. adjective Of, or pertaining to, the Sagittarius star sign. 2. noun Someone with the Sagittarius star sign …   Wiktionary

  • Sagittarian — n. person born under the sign of Sagittarius …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sagittarian — sag·it·tar·ian …   English syllables

  • Sagittarian — Sag•it•ta•ri•an [[t]ˌsædʒ ɪˈtɛər i ən[/t]] n. astrol. a person born under the sign of Sagittarius, between November 22 and December 21 • Etymology: 1910–15 …   From formal English to slang

  • sagittarian — ˌsajəˈta(a)rēən noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized : sagittarius herein …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sagittarius — Sa|git|tar|i|us [ˌsædʒıˈteəriəs US ˈter ] n [Date: 1300 1400; : Latin; Origin: someone who shoots an arrow , from sagitta arrow ] 1.) [U] the ninth sign of the ↑zodiac, represented by an animal that is half horse and half human, which some people …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Pern — For pern, the bird, see Honey Buzzard. For the commune in France, see Pern, Lot. Map of Pern (Dutch language) Pern is a fictional planet created by Anne McCaffrey for the Dragonriders of Pern series of fantasy and science fiction books …   Wikipedia

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