The ninth of the twelve signs of the zodiac, which the sun enters about November 22, marked thus [Sagittarius] in almanacs; the Archer.
A zodiacal constellation, represented on maps and globes as a centaur shooting an arrow.
The ninth astrological sign and astronomical constellation of the Zodiac usually depicted as a centaur with a bow. By legend it's Cheiron, placed in the sky by Zeus. Also the heraldic term for a centaur. Not the same as Centaurus. As an astrological sign it spans birthdates about November 22 to December 22.