Virgo

noun Vir·go \ ˈvər-(ˌ)gō , ˈvir- \

Definition of Virgo

1 :a zodiacal constellation on the celestial equator that lies due south of the handle of the Big Dipper and is pictured as a woman holding a spike of grain
2 a :the sixth sign of the zodiac in astrology — see Signs of the Zodiac Table
b :one born under the sign of Virgo

Virgoan

play \ˈvər-(ˌ)gō-ən, ˈvir-\ noun

Examples of virgo in a Sentence

  1. Are you a Virgo or a Libra?

Origin and Etymology of virgo

Latin (genitive Virginis), literally, virgin


VIRGO Defined for English Language Learners

Virgo

noun

Definition of Virgo for English Language Learners

  • : the sixth sign of the zodiac that comes between Leo and Libra and that has a virgin as its symbol

  • : a person born under the sign of Virgo : a person born between August 23 and September 22


VIRGO Defined for Kids

Virgo

noun Vir·go \ ˈvər-gō , ˈvir- \

Definition of Virgo for Students

1 :a constellation between Leo and Libra imagined as a young woman
2 :the sixth sign of the zodiac or a person born under this sign

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