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If you were born between the 23rd November- 21st of December, then you were born under the star sign Sagittarius. In this page we examine the image associated with Sagittarius, current and hostroic names for Sagittarius, look at historic figures born under Sagittarius and share interesting facts about the Sagittarius star sign.
Pabilsag- Babylonian, Sagittario- Italian, Schutze- German, Scytta- Anglo-Saxon
The Arrow itself was Fleche- French, Pfeil- German, Saetta- Italian
Cheshvan-Hebrew, Kislimu- Babylonian, Kislivu- Assyrian,
Depicted as a centaur, half man, half horse, with a bow ready to fire, a crown on thigh,
Manasseh son of Joseph, adopted by Jacob in the Old Testament, Augustus Caesar,
Arrows, thunderbolts, lightning, axe, mace
Limes, mulberries, birches, oaks; under the influence of Jupiter, chestnut, magnolia, oak, maple, sycamore, banyan,
Eagle, vulture, horse, three headed dog,
Capricorn, Pisces Australis, Ara, scorpion, Ophiuchus, Antinous (really part of Aquila),
The stars noted as Antinous were part of Aquilla, until the astronomers guiding the Roman Emperor Hadrian, perhaps to bring him some relief as he despaired over the death of his young lover as they sailed up the Nile, pretended he had been placed in the heavens. The young man in question had apparently drowned himself after an oracle predicted that only if the thing Hadrian loved the most died, could future catastrophe for the Emperor be avoided, silly boy!
Birth sign of William Blake, Winston Churchill, Jimi Hendrix.
Crete, Latium, and Trinacria.
Arabia Felix, Hungary, Liguria, Moravia, Spain, and the cities of Avignon, Cologne and Narbonne of France
Wisdom, authority, success,