U+2648, ♈

Miscellaneous Symbols

Translingual edit

Alternative forms edit

The horns at top may be strongly spiraled.

Etymology edit

A depiction of a ram's face and horns.

Symbol edit


  1. (astrology) The symbol for the sign Aries.
  2. (astronomy, rare) The symbol for the constellation Aries.
  3. (rare) March[1]
  4. (alchemy, archaic) calcination
(2): The 1833 US Nautical Almanac using the symbol ♈︎ for stars in the constellation of Aries, here ε ♈︎ (Epsilon Arietis) in line 21.
Presentations of ♈︎
♈︎ ♈️
Note: Character's appearance
may be different on each system.
Text style is forced with ︎
and emoji style with ️

Derived terms edit

See also edit

Zodiac signs (translingual) (layout · text)
ariēs taurus geminī cancer
leō virgō lībra scorpiō
sagittārius capricornus aquārius piscēs

References edit

  1. ^ Rudolf Koch (1955 [1930]) The Book of Signs. Dover, p. 55