Scorpio

noun
Scor·​pio | \ ˈskȯr-pē-ˌō How to pronounce Scorpio (audio) \

Definition of Scorpio

1 : scorpius
2a : the eighth sign of the zodiac in astrology — see Signs of the Zodiac Table
b : one born under this sign

Examples of Scorpio in a Sentence

I'm a Virgo, and my sister is a Scorpio.

First Known Use of Scorpio

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Scorpio

Latin (genitive Scorpionis), from Greek Skorpios, literally, scorpion

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“Scorpio.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Scorpio. Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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Scorpio

noun
Scor·​pio | \ ˈskȯr-pē-ˌō How to pronounce Scorpio (audio) \

Kids Definition of Scorpio

1 : a constellation between Libra and Sagittarius imagined as a scorpion
2 : the eighth sign of the zodiac or a person born under this sign

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