Knight of Wands

Meaning of the Knight of Wands Tarot Card

A young adult is on horseback and dressed for battle. They are brandishing a wand. Like the page before them, the are often dressed in fiery colors and have a desert in the background.

Knight of Wands Tarot Card Upright Meaning

If pages represent children or child-like attitudes, knights are teens or young adults. So all that Page of Wands energy is amped up. There’s not just a wish to be adventurous or physical. It feels more like a burning need. Remember Knights are usually the purest expression of their element and tend to see things as all or nothing. The Knight of Wands can have a very intense personality; there’s no doubt about how strongly they feel about a person or cause. This card can indicate wanderlust or travel. Like the Page of Wands, this card can also signify an Aries, Leo, or Sagittarius.

Knight of Wands Upright Keywords: Wanderlust, dynamic personality, party person, passionate, “on fire” about their favorite things

Knight of Wands Tarot Card Reversed Meaning

The intensity of the Knight of Wands reversed can be very off-putting. The person may come across as a zealot for a cause (and end up alienating more people than they manage to convince). The Knight of Wands reversed resists putting down roots. They will balk at any sign of being tied down. This card can also indicate misplaced passion or any intense relationship that is toxic at its core.

Knight of Wands Reversed Keywords: Restlessness, pushy, a zealot, won’t be tied down, toxic relationships.