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Knight of Pentacles Tarot Card
Meanings and Keywords:

Upright:

Change of work. 

Ambition.

A move due to work.

Putting in the effort. Never giving up attitude.

Being practical.

Work hard and play hard.

Seeing result after working hard at it.

More of the same will give a result.

Reversed:

Envy.

Sloppiness.

Stagnation in a career.

Symbolism in Knight of Pentacles tarot card

The heavy horse symbolises the knights efforts and his grounded nature. The road symbolises his ambition and where he is heading. The knight is holding a coin up with his right hand symbolising earning a wage. His gaze is ahead symbolising his vision. His horse stands on a hill, symbolising he is contemplating a possible change.

Knight of pentacles tarot card meanings upright

Knight of pentacles in a general reading

Knight of pentacles tarot card denotes being of service and doing the actual work (in contrast to Page of Pentacles who enjoys daydreaming about the idea rather than actual living it). Knight of Pentacle is comfortable with routine and is efficient and conservative. If this card represents you in a reading it often means you will be trusted with more responsibility and accountability. Do not shy away from this, but make sure you accomplish your work with duty and attention to details. There is no need to make any major changes to your approach, as this card says more of the same will do, and following through with your well worked out routine, is the way to go.

Knight of pentacles in a love reading

In a love reading, Knight of pentacles tarot card signifies finding love when you are either changing residence or changing jobs. This card can mean finding love at work. If in a relationship Knight of pentacles signifies the couple is working hard for a better future. They might be renovating or investing in property, or they are working hard in their careers to earn more money for their future.

Knight of pentacles in a career reading

In a career reading, Knight of pentacles tarot card speaks of changes in the work routine. A new job will present itself which will be a move in the right direction. Knight of pentacles often denotes careers in business.

Learn what Knight of pentacles tarot card means in the Grand Tableau.

Personality types in Knight of pentacles tarot card

Knight of pentacles tarot card is someone who is usually very kind and understanding. They are considerate and have others best interest at heart. They are grounded, trustworthy and reliable, dedicated to service and sacrifice. Knight of pentacles people are logical and creative all at once, they know when it is time to follow a strict routine and when it is time to make the necessary changes. They have a love for property and get excited by the thought of owning a portfolio of investments. They love business and are very practical people. They are family oriented and are often great providers.

knight of pentacles tarot card meanings

Career change

Knight of pentacles tarot card meanings reversed

Knight of pentacles tarot card reversed indicates sloppiness, bitterness and envy. This is someone who is sucking up to those who can help them climb the ladder to wealth and success, but will do nothing for those who haven’t got money or connections. This is someone who is also very tight with money. Knight of pentacles sometimes shows up reversed when there is stagnation and frustration in career and financial matters. If not a person this card indicates a problem in travels, especially in journeys by foot, hiking or cycling. Double check your gear. Getting lost is a strong possibility.

Personality types in reversed Knight of pentacles tarot card

Knight of pentacles tarot card reversed is someone ready for a change, but to scared to make a move. They desperately long for a holiday and feel bitter about putting effort into their work and home. They have issues with breaking out of unhealthy habits and are immature compared to their age. Knight of pentacles people have terrible time management and often prioritise in the completely wrong end of what is actually important. This is someone who will spend as much time as possible playing games on their phone and on game consoles, talking about things that have little value. They tend to spend more time with the TV than with their family.

Knight of pentacles tarot card meanings summary

The knights are all about changes, so when Knight of pentacles turns up in your reading it denotes changes in your work. Often this card speaks of a change of work, either as a conscious choice or as an inevitable turn of events. Knight of pentacles tarot card also denotes moving house.   

Learn more about what Knight of pentacles means as a final card in a tarot reading.