• (RP) IPA: /ˈvɜːɡəʊ/
  • (America) IPA: /ˈvɝɡoʊ/
Proper noun
  1. (zodiac constellations): A constellation in the zodiac, imagined in the shape of a maiden, that contains the bright binary star Spica.
    • circa 1592 William Shakespeare, Titus Andronicus, Act 4, Scene 3,
      Now, masters, draw. [They shoot.] O, well said, Lucius! Good boy, in Virgo’s lap.
  2. (astrology): The zodiac sign for the virgin, ruled by Mercury, that covers August 23 – September 23 (tropical astrology) or September 16 – October 15 (sidereal astrology).
Related terms
  • (astronomy) Vir (abbreviation)
Translations Translations Noun

Virgo (plural Virgos)

  1. Someone with a Virgo star sign
Synonyms Antonyms Translations
  • French: Vierge
  • Portuguese: virginiano
  • Russian: де́ва

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