Is the symbol for your sun sign a puzzle? These zodiac symbols are more than just a handy form of shorthand. Like an icon, they tell us a bigger story - representing the essence of your sign, and its place in the zodiac. Astrologers use these zodiac symbols to identify sun signs, or the sign a planet is passing through at a particular time. And once you’re tuned in to them you’ll see them everywhere – perhaps even tattooed onto a bare shoulder….. So what does your zodiac symbol mean?