horoscope

     

In astrology, a horoscope is a chart or iagram representing the positions of the Sun, Moon, planets, the astrological aspects, and sensitive angles at the time of an event, such as the moment of a person's birth. The word horoscope is derived from Greek words meaning "a look at the hours" (horoskopos, pl. horoskopoi, or "marker(s) of the hour.") Other commonly used names for the horoscope in English include astrological chart, astro-chart, celestial map, sky-map, star-chart, cosmogram, vitasphere, radical chart, radix, chart wheel, or simply chart. It is used as a method of divination regarding events relating to the point in time it represents and forms the basis of the horoscopic traditions of astrology.

Trivia about horoscope

  • From the Greek for "time observer", it's an astrological forecast based on time of birth & other factors
  • The name of this forecast prepared by an astrologer is from the Greek for "hour watcher"
  • An astrological forecast