is from the Greek words hora, meaning "hour"
and skopos, meaning "watcher", a horoscope
is a diagram of the heavens, specifically
the Zodiac, which charts positions of the
Sun, Moon and planets as they appeared at
a given moment and in relation to a given
place on earth. The word Horoscope also
refers to the analysis and interpretation
of that chart.
the term Horoscope has come to mean the
daily prediction for Sun signs, found in
Newspapers, Magazines and the internet.
The predictions come from an astrological
chart for a specific person or group that
charts and correlates the signs of the zodiac
as they are crossed by the sun, moon and
planets and the position of planets in the
twelve astrological houses.