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Capricorn Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Capricorn is of Latin origin.

The meaning of Capricorn is "the goat".  


In the U.S. in 2014 less than 5 girls were given the name.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Capricorn Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Capricorn has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Capricorn to other names.


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Capricorn falls into the animal name category.

Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Capricorn in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Capricorn.

Just for fun, see the name Capricorn in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

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