Interpreting Tarot Cards:
the Queens

Interpreting tarot cards is fascinating. Discover the tarot symbolism and meaning of the Queens of Swords, Cups, Wands and Pentacles.

The Queens


Mothers. Mature women.

Tarot Card Interpretation of the Queens

The Queens are more likely to symbolize real people then situations like the Knights or Pages sometimes do.

Queens stand for mature, powerful woman and motherly figures or various aspects of your personality.

When many queens appear in a reading, they may represent a group of women.

Meaning of Each Tarot Card

The Queen of Wands


Charismatic, competent woman. Career woman. Confidence. Power. Business sense.

Tarot Card Definitions

The Queen of Wands is a successful, mature woman. She can be a sensitive and helpful friend full of vitality and with a great sense of humor.

She is sensual and vibrant, she appreciates lively company and supports her friends and their interests.

In a relationship she likes to feel appreciated and reassured but is scared of over-possessive behavior.

Reversed Tarot Card Definitions

This card reversed may represent a spiteful and vengeful woman or a domineering friend or colleague.

She may interfere with your projects and, being ruthlessly ambitious, she'll use all her power to get where she wants.

Interpreting Tarot Cards: the Queen of Pentacles


A kind, supportive lady. Security and nurturance. Prosperity, wealth and abundance.

Tarot Card Definitions

The Queen of Pentacles is a sensual, creative women that likes comforts and luxury.

Her practical abilities make her a successful business woman and her nurturing instinct make her a good mother and care giver.

She is able to work hard to build her wealth and is concerned about the wellbeing of others.

Reversed Tarot Card Definitions

A greedy, ambitious woman.

This tarot card reversed may represent a pretentious, selfish woman.

She like to cultivates advantageous relationships and may be ready to marry for money.

The reversed Queen of Pentacles is more preoccupied of her wealth and status than enjoying love or friendship.

Interpreting Tarot Card: the Queen of Swords


An intelligent and lonely woman. A witty and independent lady. Keen insight. Fair decisions.

Tarot Card Definitions

This lady values above all intelligence and rationality.

The Queen of Swords is very perceptive and witty, she easily becomes the life of the party but her friendships are often superficial and she doesn't like strong attachments.

In a crisis she can be a loyal and precious friend thanks to her cool and analytic mind.

In a romantic relationship she can embody the distant and unreachable type of woman.

Reversed Tarot Card Definitions

A reversed Queen of Sword can represent a dangerous enemy. She may be a domineering, vindictive woman that enjoys spreading gossip and damaging rumors.

She is clever and may use her many talents with little regard for the feelings of others.

Interpreting Tarot Cards: the Queen of Cups


A sensitive woman. A good wife and mother. Empathy. Mysticism. Creativity.

Tarot Card Definitions

The Queen of Cups is an emotional, caring and extremely sensitive woman. She may be imaginative and cultivate an interest in mysticism or magic.

Her lack of self-confidence may prevent her from developing her artistic talents.

In her relationships she is loving and caring, always ready to assist others and lend a friendly ear.

Reversed Tarot Card Definitions

A moody, oversensitive, woman.

This card can represent a manipulative lady that can behave like an "emotional vampire" sucking out the energy of friends, relatives and colleagues.

The Queen of Cups reversed can be a woman that loves too much and likes to sacrifice herself needlessly.

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