Asteroid 4342, Freud, was discovered August 21, 1987 by Eric W. Elst at La Silla Observatory in Chile. It has a period of 4 years, 218 days and is slightly less than 12 miles in diameter.

It was named for Czech-born Austrian neurologist and psychologist Sigmund Freud (1856-1939), a highly influential figure in the development of psychology and psychiatry.

Sigmund Freud

Astrologically, asteroid Freud seems to indicate sexual complexes, psychological issues (Raymond Scott); psychiatrists.

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