The ninth sign of the zodiac. Those born between November 22nd and December 22nd have Sagittarius as their Sun sign. Also called the archer, Sagittarius is a yang, or masculine, mutable fire sign. The ruling planet for Sagittarius is Jupiter, named for the Roman king of the gods. Jupiter is the planet of expansion and opportunity.
Other associations for Sagittarius are the color violet-purple and, amongst other gemstones, turquoise.