Knight of Wands

Tarot Card Meaning of the Knight of Staves in a tarot reading.Knight of Wands – Tarot Card Meaning

Upright: Departure, absence, flight, emigration. A dark young man, friendly. Change of residence. Additional: A bad card; according to some readings, alienation.

Reversed: Rupture, division, interruption, discord. Additional: For a woman, marriage, but probably frustrated.

Knight of Wands – Tarot Card Description

He is shewn as if upon a journey, armed with a short wand, and although mailed is not on a warlike errand. He is passing mounds or pyramids. The motion of the horse is a key to the character of its rider, and suggests the precipitate mood, or things connected therewith.

Knight of Cups

Tarot Card Meaning of the Knight of Cups in a tarot reading.Knight of Cups – Tarot Card Meaning

Upright: Arrival, approach–sometimes that of a messenger; advances, proposition, demeanour, invitation, incitement. Additional:  A visit from a friend, who will bring unexpected money to the Querent.

Reversed: Trickery, artifice, subtlety, swindling, duplicity, fraud. Additional: Irregularity.

Knight of Cups – Tarot Card Description

Graceful, but not warlike; riding quietly, wearing a winged helmet, referring to those higher graces of the imagination which sometimes characterize this card. He too is a dreamer, but the images of the side of sense haunt him in his vision.

Knight of Swords

Tarot Card Meaning of the Knight of Swords in a tarot reading. Knight of Swords – Tarot Card Meaning

Upright: Skill, bravery, capacity, defence, address, enmity, wrath, war, destruction, opposition, resistance, ruin. There is therefore a sense in which the card signifies death, but it carries this meaning only in its proximity to other cards of fatality. Additional: A soldier, man of arms, satellite, stipendiary; heroic action predicted for soldier.

Reversed: Imprudence, incapacity, extravagance. Additional: Dispute with an imbecile person; for a woman, struggle with a rival, who will be conquered.

Knight of Swords – Tarot Card Description

He is riding in full course, as if scattering his enemies. In the design he is really a prototypical hero of romantic chivalry. He might almost be Galahad, whose sword is swift and sure because he is clean of heart.

Knight of Pentacles

Tarot Card Meaning of the Knight of Pentacles in a tarot readingKnight of Pentacles – Tarot Card Meaning

Upright: Utility, serviceableness, interest, responsibility, rectitude-all on the normal and external plane. Additional: An useful man; useful discoveries.

Reversed: Inertia, idleness, repose of that kind, stagnation; also placidity, discouragement, carelessness. Additional: A brave man out of employment.

Knight of Pentacles – Tarot Card Description

He rides a slow, enduring, heavy horse, to which his own aspect corresponds. He exhibits his symbol, but does not look therein.