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EtymologyEdit

From Koine Greek αἰγόκερως (aigókerōs), from stem αἰγ- (aig-) of αἴξ (aíx, goat) + connective -ο- (-o-) + κέρας (kéras, horn) + Attic declension suffix -ως (-ōs).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /eˈɣoceɾos/
  • Hyphenation: Αι‧γό‧κε‧ρως

Proper nounEdit

Αιγόκερως (Aigókerosm

  1. (astronomy) Capricornus
    Ο Τοξότης είναι δίπλα στον Αιγόκερω.O Toxótis eínai dípla ston Aigókero.Sagittarius is next to Capricornus.
  2. (astrology) Capricorn (both the sign itself and persons born under it)
    Γεννήθηκα τον Ιανουάριο, άρα είμαι Αιγόκερως.Genníthika ton Ianouário, ára eímai Aigókeros.I was born in January, so I'm a Capricorn.

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