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SCORPIO

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does Scorpio mean? 

SCORPIO (noun)
  The noun SCORPIO has 3 senses:

1. (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Scorpio
2. a large zodiacal constellation between Libra and Sagittarius
3. the eighth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about October 23 to November 21

  Familiarity information: SCORPIO used as a noun is uncommon.


 Dictionary entry details 


SCORPIO (noun)


Sense 1Scorpio [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Scorpio

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

Scorpio; Scorpion

Hypernyms ("Scorpio" is a kind of...):

individual; mortal; person; somebody; someone; soul (a human being)

Domain category:

astrology; star divination (a pseudoscience claiming divination by the positions of the planets and sun and moon)


Sense 2Scorpio [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A large zodiacal constellation between Libra and Sagittarius

Classified under:

Nouns denoting natural objects (not man-made)

Synonyms:

Scorpius; Scorpio

Instance hypernyms:

constellation (a configuration of stars as seen from the earth)

Meronyms (members of "Scorpio"):

Antares (the brightest star in Scorpius)

Holonyms ("Scorpio" is a part of...):

zodiac (a belt-shaped region in the heavens on either side to the ecliptic; divided into 12 constellations or signs for astrological purposes)


Sense 3Scorpio [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The eighth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about October 23 to November 21

Classified under:

Nouns denoting spatial position

Synonyms:

Scorpio the Scorpion; Scorpion; Scorpio

Instance hypernyms:

house; mansion; planetary house; sign; sign of the zodiac; star sign ((astrology) one of 12 equal areas into which the zodiac is divided)


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