Knight of Swords

Knight of Swords

Swords: Action, Ambition, Aggression, Force, Movement, Struggle, Strife 

Interpretation

  • Brave 
  • Helpful In Controversies 
  • Strong Convictions 
  • Intelligent 
  • Courageous 

Court Arcana frequently represent specific people. You, someone you know, or someone you're about to meet. It is possible however,  that they represent the attributes and characteristics these types of people exhibit on a daily basis.

With the Swords being an air element, they typically represent one of the astrological signs Aquarius, Gemini or Libra.

Here quite literally we see a young man. Often they have dark hair with brown eyes. This knight is showing us that a long term condition dealing with action, movement, and struggle is about to change. He has a brave heart full of courage,  and is dashing off on some mission of importance to save the world no doubt. He is quite intelligent and will stick to his convictions until the project is done.

Reversed

  • Fighter 
  • Extravagant 
  • Aggressiveness 
  • Revenge 
  • Destruction 
  • Arrogant 

Court Arcana frequently represent specific people. You, someone you know, or someone you're about to meet. It is possible however,  that they represent the attributes and characteristics these types of people exhibit on a daily basis.

With the Swords being an air element, they typically represent one of the astrological signs Aquarius, Gemini or Libra.

Here quite literally we see a young man. Often they have dark hair with brown eyes. This knight is showing us that a long term condition dealing with action, movement, and struggle is about to change. Quite the bragger he can often be found telling of his adventures. He is extravagant, arrogant and impulsive. Quick to anger and eager to fight destruction may follow his activities. There is conflict around him at this time in his life.

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