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If you were born between the (22nd December- 20th January, then you were born under the star sign Capricorn. In this page we examine the image associated with Capricorn, current and hostroic names for Capricorn, look at historic figures born under Capricorn and share interesting facts about the Capricorn star sign.
Capricorno- Italian, Steinbock- German, Shurmsu-Babylonian, Tevet- Hebrew, Bucca Anglo-Saxon,
Teletum-Babylonian, Tevet- Hebrew,
From ancient depicted as half goat half fish figure,
Black, dark grey, russet,
Thighs and knees
Emperors Julius Ceasar, Vespasian. Joan of Arc and France. Michel de Nostradame of France (later Latinised to Nostradamus.)
Goat, ibex, eagle,
Yew, pine, elm and dark leaved trees in general; under the influence of Saturn, beech, cypress, pine, yew, tamarind
Aquarius, Eridanus, Pisces Australis (southern fish), Sagittarius, Antinous, Aquilla, Delphinus, and Pegasus.
Anciently it was considered the gate of the gods to ascend by, descent being in Cancer. A coin found in Kent, struck by British prince Amminius, shows Capricorn, although Kent itself comes under Taurus.
Spain, Germany, France
India, Greece, Macedonia, Thrace, Brandenburg and Mecklenburg, Saxony, Wilna, Mexico, Oxford
Patient, endurance, perseverance