homo signorum

ho·​mo sig·​no·​rum | \ ¦hō(ˌ)mōsigˈnōrəm\

Definition of homo signorum

: a conventionalized figure often found in old almanacs showing a person surrounded by signs of the zodiac from which lines point to the parts of the body thought to be subject to their influence

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History and Etymology for homo signorum

New Latin, literally, man of signs

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one from the Upper Peninsula of Michigan

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