Aries

noun
Ar·i·es | \ ˈer-ˌēz , -ē-ˌēz , ˈa-rēz , -rē-ˌēz \

Definition of Aries 

1a : the first sign of the zodiac in astrology — see Signs of the 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.

First Known Use of Aries

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

History and Etymology for Aries

Latin (genitive Arietis), literally, ram; perhaps akin to Greek eriphos kid, Old Irish heirp she-goat

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Aries

noun

English Language Learners 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

Aries

noun
Ar·ies | \ ˈer-ˌēz , ˈer-ē-ˌēz \

Kids Definition of Aries

1 : a constellation between Pisces and Taurus imagined as a ram

2 : the first sign of the zodiac or a person born under this sign

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