Sagittarius vs Sagittary - What's the difference?

sagittarius | sagittary |


As nouns the difference between sagittarius and sagittary

is that sagittarius is archer, bowman while sagittary is a centaur.

As an adjective sagittarius

is armed with a bow and arrows.

sagittarius

Translingual

(wikipedia Sagittarius)

Proper noun

  • Hypernyms

    * (genus) Aves - class; Saurornithes - informal group; Ornithothoraces, Ornithurae - clades; Carinatae - subclass; Neornithes - infraclass; Neognathae - parvclass; Accipitriformes - order; Sagittariidae - family

    Hyponyms

    * (genus) Sagittarius serpentarius - sole species

    References

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    sagittary

    English

    Noun

    (sagittaries)
  • a centaur
  • * 1602 , , Act V. Scene 5. Lines 15-16:
  • the dreadful Sagittary / Appals our numbers
  • (heraldry) Sagittarius
  • (archaic) an archer