Knight of Pentacles

Meaning of the Knight of Pentacles Tarot Card

A young person, usually in green and brown livery, sits astride a horse. Unlike the other knights in the tarot, this horse may be depicted as standing still. The background may consist of cultivated fields at the point of first harvest.

Knight of Pentacles Tarot Card Upright Meaning

The knights are often the most intense expression of the elements associated with their suits, representing the energy you see in teens or youth. The interesting thing about the Knight of Pentacles is that at their most intense they are the steadiest. They are intense about things organizing, scheduling, and plans in general. This is someone with a well thought out goal and who knows every step they need to take there. Like the other court cards in this suit, it may also refer to a young person who is a Taurus, Virgo, or Capricorn.

Knight of Pentacles Upright Keywords: methodical, planners, goal oriented, disciplined

Knight of Pentacles Tarot Card Reversed Meaning

The reversed Knight of Pentacles is the legendary “immovable object”. They may be lazy and nearly impossible to motivate. It’s hard to get them started on anything that they didn’t think of themselves. They may be so focused on what they are doing that they refuse to acknowledge the importance of anything or anyone who doesn’t help them further their goals.

Knight of Pentacles Reversed Keywords: lazy, directionless, impassive, indifferent