Aries The Ram
Aries is the first sign of the zodiac and is also known as the pioneer sign. It is associated with astrological first house and is one of the four Cardinal Signs. The meaning of the word Aries in Greek is a ram. This zodiac sign got its name from the flying Golden Ram in Greek mythology which was sent by Nephele (the goddess of clouds) to rescue her children Phrixos and Helle from the sacrifice plot hatched by their step mother Ino. People born between 21st of March and 21st of April are said to Arians or Aries people. Aries is ruled by the planet Mars and is a fire sign.