Learn the meaning of the Knight of Pentacles Tarot card
The Knight of Pentacles depicts a middle-aged man who is on horseback. This knight holds a coin in his right hand, while his horse itself remains stationary. The background of the card is predominantly yellow in color, and you can also see a peaceful space filled with nature. The Knight of Pentacles is the second character after the Page of Pentacles in this court, and very often refers to a person who is conscientious, loyal, but also constant in their feelings or intentions. The Knight of Pentacles may represent a friend as well as a good businessman or even a partner you can always count on. It also indicates a person who has a good material status, and is able to multiply his/her wealth. As far as events are concerned, it heralds a period of business success and also financial security, however you should not expect any sudden changes or significant progress in the matter in question. The Knight of Pentacles is a symbol of solid foundations and bases for action, as well as slow but systematic achievement of your goals. It therefore represents a very good sign in all practical matters concerning career or finance.
The upright Knight of Pentacles is in itself a very positive card which, although it doesn't predict significant progress in the matter in question, indicates general prosperity and security. This can apply to any sphere of life, although naturally the upright Knight of Pentacles will very often refer to financial matters. The card predicts not only successful investments, but also favorable results of actions, or a stable career path. The upright Knight of Pentacles embodies the qualities of the Page of Pentacles card, but in this case it will have a much greater persistence in action. This makes the Knight of Pentacles not only herald success on many levels, but also announces the arrival of someone you can rely on. It may be that the card represents you as a person who is conscientious and responsible for your fate, but also for others. The Knight of Pentacles in upright position, like all the knights in Tarot, may also signify travel, but also receiving or giving a gift. The card encourages you to follow your chosen path in life, which will bring you further success. Be careful not to fall into a routine or overwork.
The Knight of Pentacles in upright position is a good sign in questions regarding love affairs. This is because it heralds a period of stability in the relationship, and also indicates the partners' commitment to building a future together. The upright Knight of Pentacles identifies a man you can fully rely on and trust. He will also be a responsible and systematic person as well as strongly focused on work and material matters. All this makes him able to provide you with good living conditions. The Knight of Pentacles in an upright position also indicates someone who is not willing to change his mind or take risks. Although he or she will not be willing to experiment in bed matters this makes him or her not inclined to seek extra thrills or to cheat. The Knight of Pentacles in an upright position is also a good sign for those who are not currently in a steady relationship. It indicates a time in your life when you are ready to commit to a serious relationship, and also when others judge you as a suitable person to be a spouse. If you don't have a person with these qualities in your life at the moment the Knight of Pentacles indicates an opportunity for happiness, support and love in the near future.
The reversed Knight of Pentacles very often indicates a person who acts very slowly and may even be lazy. This is someone who becomes very attached to material matters and thus neglects other spheres of life. So instead of getting involved in a relationship or meeting new people, the reversed Knight of Pentacles will always choose solitude. On the other hand, the reversed Knight of Pentacles may speak of financial problems and unemployment, which in turn may lead you to a loss of stability in life. If this card represents another person, that person will not be trustworthy or stable in their feelings towards you. If on the other hand the reversed Knight of Pentacles is representing you, then perhaps your life is currently dominated by routine, and you don't want to take responsibility for changing this situation. This card is encouraging you to be more spontaneous and to make necessary changes in life. If you lack the motivation to do so then you must learn that only hard work, perseverance and honesty can bring you success. If not, don't let your goals and aspirations completely overshadow your personal life and needs.
In emotional matters the reversed Knight of Pentacles very often indicates problems in your relationship which may cause you to feel a lack of stability. Your love life may be boring and lacking romantic moments and you cannot count on your partner's support or involvement in changing this situation. Instead of focusing on you he/she may devote more time to work and career, putting your relationship in last place. On the other hand, the reversed Knight of Pentacles may also indicate financial problems which negatively influence your relationship. All this may cause you to drift further apart and spend more and more time alone pursuing your own goals instead of visions for your future together. The reversed Knight of Pentacles card is also a sign that you are not eager to take risks and initiative, thus depriving yourself of the chance to meet new people and enjoy life. If your question concerns another person then the Knight of Pentacles reversed indicates someone who may be insincere or even false towards you. This person is not ready or willing for a permanent relationship, but rather focused on material things, which may be their only motivation in a relationship.
Knight of Coins
Mastery, calmness, a job well done, successful actions, favorable results of actions, persistence, readiness to take specific action
Friendship, security, honesty, conscientiousness, success in material matters
Materialism, unemployment, occupation, laziness, passivity, sluggishness
Taurus, Lion, Virgo