- the eighth sign of the zodiac: the fixed water sign.
- a person born under this sign, usually between October 23rd and November 21st.
Origin of Scorpio
Examples from the Web for scorpio
Scorpio Rising by R.G. Vliet One of the most scorching, incandescent romances ever.
I mean, my last book was called The Scorpio Races, after all.Maggie Stiefvater Talks New Novel ‘The Raven Boys,’ Fast Cars, and YA Fiction|Doug Stanton|September 28, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Scorpio rules death, sleep and sex, all falling under the heading of regeneration.
The New Moon in Scorpio, Wednesday, opens fresh avenues for learning.
This is Scorpio: she must know your secrets, but reveals nothing.
They have now been shown to possess six pairs (fig. 47), as do Limulus and Scorpio.
The second pair of mesosomatic appendages in Scorpio are known as the “pectens.”
Their most congenial companions will be found among those born in Scorpio and Pisces.The Scrap Book, Volume 1, No. 5|Various
If you will look between the Scorpio and the Virgin you will find the scales.The Star People|Gaylord Johnson
Its two chief stars, α and β, may be readily recognized west of and above the head of Scorpio.Astronomy with an Opera-glass|Garrett Putman Serviss
British Dictionary definitions for scorpio
- the eighth sign of the zodiac, symbol ♏, having a fixed water classification and ruled by the planet Mars and the dwarf planet Pluto. The sun is in this sign between about Oct 23 and Nov 21
- a person born during a period when the sun is in this sign