Lenormand Card Meanings


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In order to learn Lenormand and unlock its secrets you first need a thorough understanding of all the cards’ meanings.

Brief meanings are listed below for quick reference – for more in-depth detail, card context, timings and the message the card brings, click on the cards or links.





Rider Arrival, new situation or individual, approaching news






     Clover  Luck, opportunities, chance

     Ship  Journey, travel, transport, movement

      House  House, home, family, family name

     Tree    Health, healing, spirituality, growth

Clouds   Negativity, Confusion, uncertainty, lack of clarity

     Snake Betrayal, big problems, untrustworthiness

     Coffin  The end of something, death, ending, finality

    Bouquet  Loveliness, happiness, beauty, blessings, gifts

Lenormand Scythe Card     Scythe  Danger, cutting out, abrupt, surgery

    Whip    Conflict, abuse, hard work, physical activity, sex

    Birds   Conversation, talk, chatter, discussion

    Child   Child, youngster, beginner

     Fox     Untrustworthiness, wrongness, deceit, work

    Bear   Money, finances; power, strength, protection

    Stars  Hopes, wishes, achievement, ambition

    Storks  The new, fresh start, new beginnings, starting again

     Dog   Friendship, friends, allies, soulmates, faithfulness

     Tower Establishment, official buildings, status

     Garden   Network, the marketplace, groups, social life

    Mountain Block, rigidity, stuckness, obstacle

    Crossroads  Options, choices, multiples, fork in the road

    Mice    Worries, anxiety, troubles, stress

    Heart   Love, passion, love life, caring

    Ring   Relationship, contract, payment

     Book     Education, books, knowledge, learning, secrets, study

    Letter Letter, news, message, document

    Man      Man, the questioner

    Woman  Woman, the questioner

     Lily  Age, older person, retirement, later life, maturity

     Sun   Success, happiness

Moon  Recognition, inspiration, emotions, creativity

    Key   Destiny, fate, significance, importance, karma

     Fish   Business, freelancing, independence

    Anchor  Stability, the long term, permanence

    Cross   Burden, worries, depression, religion, negativity

What’s the Difference?

Still uncertain about the differences and different energies behind the cards? Take a look here for some comparisons:

What’s The Difference? Cards That Often Get Confused

“Traditional” Card Meanings – Near & Far

Did you know that the original instructions for the cards had different meanings according to how near and far they were from the Man or Woman card in the Grand Tableau? Interested in finding out more? Check it out here:

Traditional Grand Tableau I: Near & Far Meanings


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