Simple Definition of Aries
: the first sign of the zodiac : the sign of the zodiac that comes between Pisces and Taurus and has a ram as its symbol
: a person born under the sign of Aries : a person born between March 21 and April 19
Full Definition of Aries
1 a : the first sign of the zodiac in astrology — see zodiac table b : one born under the sign of Aries
2 : a constellation between Pisces and Taurus pictured as a ram
Examples of aries in a sentence
My friend is an Aries and I'm a Taurus.
Origin and Etymology of aries
Latin (genitive Arietis), literally, ram; perhaps akin to Greek eriphos kid, Old Irish heirp she-goat
First Known Use: before 12th century
Rhymes with aries
Andes, appease, at ease, bee's knees, Belize, Bernese, big cheese, blue cheese, brain freeze, Burmese, camise, Castries, cerise, chemise, Chinese, deep-freeze, degrease, disease, displease, disseise, en prise, fasces, fauces, Ganges, headcheese, heartsease, Hermes, jack cheese, Maltese, marquise, menses, nates, quick-freeze, Ramses, reprise, sea breeze, soubise, striptease, strong breeze, Swiss cheese, Thales, unease, unfreeze
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