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Pisces

Noun

1 the twelfth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about February 19 to March 20 [syn: Pisces the Fishes, Fish]
2 (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Pisces [syn: Fish]
3 a large faint zodiacal constellation; between Aquarius and Aries
4 a group of vertebrates comprising both cartilaginous and bony fishes and sometimes including the jawless vertebrates; not used technically

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English

Etymology

From pisces the plural of piscis.

Pronunciation

  • /ˈpaɪsiːz/ or /ˈpɪsi:z/

Symbol

Proper noun

Pisces
  1. : A constellation of the zodiac supposedly shaped like a pair of fish.
  2. : The Zodiac sign for the fish, covering February 20–March 20.

Translations

constellation
astrological sign

Antonyms

See also

Latin

Proper noun

Pisces
  1. The constellation Pisces.

Related terms

Portuguese

Proper noun

Pisces p
  1. Pisces (constellation).
  2. Pisces (zodiac sign).

Synonyms

Extensive Definition

Pisces is the Latin word for "fishes". It may refer to:
Pisces in French: Pisces
Pisces in Dutch: Pisces
Pisces in Japanese: パイシーズ
Pisces in Polish: Pisces
Pisces in Slovak: Pisces
Pisces in Turkish: Pisces
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