Queen of Swords Tarot Card Meanings

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Queen of Swords Tarot Card meaning and keywords:


Intelligent and clear in her dealings.

Witty and smart.


Career oriented.

Well organised.





Problems with phones, emails. Language barrier. 

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Queen of swords in a general question

Queen of Swords tarot card denotes a person who is professional and smart. Queen of swords is witty and funny in an intelligent way. In situations, Queen of swords tarot card describes a well organised environment. Queen of swords can speak of rules that are very black and white. The boundaries are clear right now.

Queen of swords in the Vision Quest

The goal of the suit of swords is to still the mind. This is why every 2nd card from Ace to Ten of swords is about restraining the mind. This is seen in two, four, six, eight, and ten of swords. In Knight of swords, the Seeker is travelling deep within themselves towards the pineal gland. This is why the queens and kings sit on a seat. This is symbolism from Odin’s Hliðskjálf meaning gateway. Queen of swords has her hand raised slightly, which means her mind is almost still, but not quite. The final step is achieved in King of swords.

Queen of swords in a love reading

In a love reading, Queen of swords signifies difficulties in letting the wall come down.  This card can speak of someone who is very independent emotionally.

Queen of swords in a career reading

In a career reading, Queen of swords tarot card signifies intellectual work; lecturer, professor, manager, coordinator. This card can speak of work the Seeker finds very stimulating.

Queen of Swords as Feelings

Queen of swords as feelings denote the Seeker feels they always have to be strong. There is a battle going on within this person who wants to love, but instead, often escapes in their heads  where they feel safe. They want to let their guard down and be vulnerable, but life has taught them that this can lead to a lot of heartaches. Heartache the Seeker no longer can endure.

Queen of Swords as Personality types

Queen of swords as a person indicates someone mature, intelligent and independent. It is something very classy about Queen of swords people. They tend to excel at organisational activities where they can oversee rather than being hands-on. Queen of swords people have a brilliant sense of humour and are irresistible once they turn on their charm. Queen of swords as a person is someone who has acquired broad and varied life experiences. They are courageous, cool, calm and collected.

Queen of swords tarot card meanings reversed

Queen of Swords tarot card reversed indicates issues with problem solving and communication. There are also problems with reading emails and answering phone calls. These problems can be exterior, like problems with computers and phones, as well as language barriers. Sometimes this card shows up reversed when the Seeker feels misunderstood or is misunderstanding everyone else.

Queen of Swords reversed as Personality types

The reversed meanings of the tarot cards often speaks of the Seeker acting out due to being under a lot of stress. This can bring out the shadow aspect of the person. 

This card reversed can speak of someone who needs to figure out what they want and how to take appropriate actions. Queen of swords reversed can speak of someone who finds it hard to trust their heart. This card reversed can denote someone who is unreasonable. This card reversed can speak of someone who needs to be more forgiving.

Queen of swords tarot card meanings

Queen of swords is often someone who keeps other people on their toes. She is classy, intelligent, and independent. When she is reversed, she can speak of situations where facts were not checked and there are misunderstandings. 

Queen of swords (QOS) Tarot Combination

Some important tarot combinations with Queen of swords.

QOS + High Priestess: Working on emotional health to be healthy physically.  

QOS + Wheel of fortune: Breaking free from life’s trivial moments.  

QOS + Temperance: Teacher/Lecturer/professor. This combination can also mean you will reach a milestone in achieving a major life goal. 

QOS + Devil: Feeling let down. Negative thinking and pessimism. 

QOS + Judgement: Ambition. Going after big money. This card combination can speak of a business opportunity.

QOS + Ace of cups: Learning about oneself on a deep level.  

QOS + Six of cups: Your home. Where you can be yourself. 

QOS + Nine of cups: Showing your skills in the business world. 

QOS + Page of cups: Success in business. 

QOS + Five of pentacles: Social worker. 

QOS + Eight of pentacles: Being a perfectionist.

QOS + King of pentacles: Reaching Top performance. 

QOS + Three of wands: Crime author. Investigative journalist. 

QOS + Eight of wands: Reinventing yourself. 

QOS + Nine of wands: Emotional flashbacks. Healing from past traumas. 

QOS + Six of swords: Overcoming self-doubt. Moving forward in life. 

Learn the Meanings of the Suit of Swords Tarot Cards Here.

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