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If you were born between the 24th September- 23rd October, then you were born under the star sign Libra. In this page we examine the image associated with Libra, current and hostroic names for Libra, look at historic figures born under Libra and share interesting facts about the Libra star sign.
Italian - Libra or Balancia, English- Libra, French- Balance, German- Wage, Anglo Saxons- Waege and Pund, Anglo- Norman Peise, Babylonian Zibanitu,
Tisritum- Babylonian, Tishrei- Hebrew,
A pair of pans suspended by chains from a beam or yoke; sometimes in the hands of Virgo.
Asher son of Jacob in the Old Testament. Augustus Caesar of Rome. Thomas, also called Didymus, Apostle and disciple of Jesus.
Scales of justice and power, lamp, ladder (as Jacob’s ladder)
Ash, poplar, generally tall slender trees; under the influence of Venus, avocado, apple, birch myrtle, peach, coconut, plane
Scorpio, Lupus, Centaur, Virgo, Augur, Ophiuchus,
When Julius Caesar introduced the Julian calendar in 46BC the Romans laid claim to having introduced the scales to the zodiac, which is absolute nonsense, I have yet to see an Egyptian or Indian zodiac that did not include them. This was further proved in 1866, a great year for the revelation of old knowledge when Lepsius found the decree of Canopus at Sanor Tanis, produced in 238BC under Euergetes-Ptolemy the 3rd which used the same method of intercalation as used under Caesar, aided by a Roman scribe called Flavius and the Alexandrian astronomer Sosigenes.
Italy, especially Rome
Austria, Alsace, Antwerp, Ethiopia, Frankfurt, India, Lisbon, Livonia, Portugal, Savoy, Vienna and the American Charleston
Less known but important qualities.