Five of Wands – Tarot Card Meaning
Upright: Imitation, as, for example, sham fight, but also the strenuous competition and struggle of the search after riches and fortune. In this sense it connects with the battle of life. Hence some attributions say that it is a card of gold, gain, opulence. Additional: Success in financial speculation.
Reversed: Litigation, disputes, trickery, contradiction. Additional: Quarrels may be turned to advantage.
Five of Wands – Tarot Card Description
A posse of youths, who are brandishing staves, as if in sport or strife. It is mimic warfare, and hereto correspond the Divinatory Meanings.
Five of Cups – Tarot Card Meaning
Upright: It is a card of loss, but something remains over; three have been taken, but two are left; it is a card of inheritance, patrimony, transmission, but not corresponding to expectations; with some interpreters it is a card of marriage, but not without bitterness or frustration. Additional: Generally favourable; a happy marriage; also patrimony, legacies, gifts, success in enterprise.
Reversed: News, alliances, affinity, consanguinity, ancestry, return, false projects. Additional: Return of some relative who has not been seen for long.
Five of Cups – Tarot Card Description
A dark, cloaked figure, looking sideways at three prone cups two others stand upright behind him; a bridge is in the background, leading to a small keep or holding.
Five of Swords – Tarot Card Meaning
Upright: Degradation, destruction, revocation, infamy, dishonour, loss, with the variants and analogues of these. Additional: An attack on the fortune of the Querent.
Reversed: Burial and obsequies. degradation, destruction, revocation, infamy, dishonour, loss, with the variants and analogues of these. Additional: A sign of sorrow and mourning.
Five of Swords – Tarot Card Description
A disdainful man looks after two retreating and dejected figures. Their swords lie upon the ground. He carries two others on his left shoulder, and a third sword is in his right hand, point to earth. He is the master in possession of the field.
Five of Pentacles – Tarot Card Meaning
Upright: The card foretells material trouble above all, whether in the form illustrated–that is, destitution–or otherwise. For some cartomancists, it is a card of love and lovers-wife, husband, friend, mistress; also concordance, affinities. These alternatives cannot be harmonized. Additonal: Conquest of fortune by reason.
Reversed: Disorder, chaos, ruin, discord, profligacy. Additional: Troubles in love.
Five of Pentacles – Tarot Card Description
Two mendicants in a snow-storm pass a lighted casement.