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Date: 1300-1400
Language: Latin
Origin: 'male sheep'

Aries

noun
     
Related topics: Astrology
Ar‧ies
1 [uncountable]ROA the first sign of the zodiac, represented by a ram (=male sheep), which some people believe affects the character and life of people born between March 21 and April 20
2 [countable]ROA someone who was born between March 21 and April 20

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