moonchild

[ moon-chahyld ]
/ ˈmunˌtʃaɪld /

noun, plural moon·chil·dren.

a person born under the zodiacal sign of Cancer.

Nearby words

  1. moon-up,
  2. moonball,
  3. moonbeam,
  4. moonbow,
  5. mooncalf,
  6. mooned,
  7. mooneye,
  8. moonfish,
  9. moonflower,
  10. moonglow

Origin of moonchild

1965–70; moon + child; so called because of the astrological pairing of the moon with Cancer

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