Ace of Pentacles Tarot Card

The Tarot Suit of Pentacles

The Tarot Suit of Pentacles is associated with the suit of Diamonds in standard playing cards.

The suit of pentacles is also known by other names, such as coins, discs or disks in some tarot decks.

The suit of pentacles is associated with the element of earth and material concerns. It is also associated with the season of winter, and with the direction North. As far as personal attributes are concerned, the pentacles refer to physical talents and mastery.

The pentagram (five-pointed star) is used to illustrate the pentacles in many of the most popular tarot decks. This is a Pythagorean symbol of health and knowledge. It can have negative connotations if inverted.

As with all 'Aces', the Ace of Pentacles represents, a fresh start, new beginning, fresh opportunity, and positive creative force. Aces in general herald new beginnings and opportunities.

The Ace of Pentacles brings the theme of gaining power as a result of material pursuits or projects. Remember that the Aces generally represent beginnings with good prospects, unfettered by whatever problems or complications may occur if matters are not handled well.

The Ace of Pentacles tarot card may also bring more general messages. This may include the need to focus on the actions needed to resolve our situation. More specifically, it may draw our attention to the need to focus on the physical and material aspects of our situation as opposed to the mental, intellectual, or emotional aspects of it.


Keywords and phrases for some of the many possible meanings of the Ace of Pentacles Tarot Card include:

  • Attainment
  • Bright prospects - materially and spiritually
  • Contentment
  • Success in business, commerce, and finance
  • Wealth
  • Material security
  • Wonder of nature

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What about the Ace of Pentacles Reversed ?

Some interpretations of the meaning of the Ace of Pentacles reversed include:

  • Financial disappointment
  • Payment(s) reduced or delayed
  • Fatigue, insufficient energy. Adverse health, employment or business results

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