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Flashcards in Minor Arcana: Cups Deck (28):
1

Ace of Cups
(Upright)

  • heart's home
  • abundance
  • love
  • passion
  • growth in relationships
  • birth of new ideas or children
  • intuition
  • fruitfulness

2

Ace of Cups
(Reversed)

  • chaos
  • need for replenishment
  • one-sided relationships
  • need to withdraw
  • mutation
  • revolution

 

 

3

Two of Cups
(Upright)

  • union
  • love
  • connections
  • harmony
  • romantic attachments
  • working partnerships
  • fun friendships
  • social butterfly

4

Two of Cups
(Reversed)

  • emotional battles
  • misunderstandings
  • separations
  • over-dependence
  • need for a break 
  • dissolution
  • acting rashly
  • look for common ground

5

Three of Cups
(Upright)

  • celebration
  • parties
  • social events
  • weddings
  • babies
  • family gatherings
  • fulfillment

6

Three of Cups
(Reversed)

  • excess
  • lack of sleep
  • physical enjoyment
  • over-spending
  • over-indulgence
  • forgetting about responsibilities
  • need for rest and quiet relaxation

7

Four of Cups
(Upright)

  • emotional boredom
  • depression
  • stuck in a rut
  • need for new interests
  • ignoring the obvious
  • short holiday
  • fear of love
  • emotional scars

8

Four of Cups
(Reversed)

  • fear of being alone
  • harbinger
  • new challenges
  • training for a new career
  • new hobby

 

 

9

Five of Cups
(Upright)

  • loss
  • destruction of ideals
  • broken dreams
  • old wounds
  • unaware why things went wrong
  • emotional loneliness
  • inheritance
  • transmission

10

Five of Cups 
(Reversed)

  • reserved hope
  • new chances
  • rebuilding old relationship
  • family relationships
  • emotional wisdom
  • return

11

Six of Cups
(Upright)

  • happy memories
  • nostalgia
  • old relationships
  • looking to the past to understand the future
  • rewards for past efforts
  • return of past lovers and friends

12

Six of Cups
(Reversed)

  • clinging to the past
  • blaming the past
  • concern for the future
  • refusal to budge
  • self-doubt
  • needing a fresh start

 

 

13

Seven of Cups
(Upright)

  • illusions
  • wishful thinking
  • imagination
  • fool's gold
  • temporary success 
  • wait and see
  • emotional choices

14

Seven of Cups
(Reversed)

  • desire
  • deceptions
  • seeing only what you want to see
  • losing touch with reality
  • drugs, alcohol
  • self-creating fantasies

 

 

15

Eight of Cups
(Upright)

  • abandoning relationships
  • abandoning enterprise
  • moving away emotionally
  • travel
  • lack of substance
  • futile success
  • rejection
  • restraint

16

Eight of Cups
(Reversed)

  • hopelessness
  • depression
  • search for meaning
  • emotional confusion
  • exhaustion
  • lack of energy
  • perfectionism

17

Nine of Cups
(Upright)

  • joy
  • happiness
  • fulfillment
  • well-being
  • living with ease
  • creative bounty
  • harmonious relationships

18

Nine of Cups
(Reversed)

  • greedy
  • smug
  • taking things for granted
  • ignoring work
  • no maintenance
  • dissatisfaction

19

Ten of Cups
(Upright)

  • joy in abundance
  • lasting happiness
  • friendships blossoming
  • lengthy romance
  • happy homes
  • success in all aspects of life
  • dreams come true

20

Ten of Cups
(Reversed)

  • broken home
  • moving
  • quarrels
  • discord
  • loss of friendship
  • emotional distance

21

Page of Cups
(Upright)

  • thoughtful
  • imaginative
  • meditative
  • loving
  • awareness
  • emotional
  • dreams 
  • education

22

Page of Cups
(Reversed)

  • emotionally immature 
  • seduction
  • illusion
  • creativity blocked

23

Knight of Cups
(Upright)

  • romantic dreamer
  • spiritual
  • creative
  • playful
  • idealistic
  • love drawing near
  • someone/something drawing near

24

Knight of Cups 
(Reversed)

  • talented but unrealistic
  • lazy
  • living in a daze
  • thinking instead of doing
  • false relationships
  • narcotics dealer

25

Queen of Cups
(Upright)

  • devoted woman
  • fantasy and creation
  • profound intuition
  • pleasure
  • wisdom
  • artistic
  • spiritual
  • intuition
  • sympathetic

26

Queen of Cups
(Reversed)

  • perverse
  • overly emotional
  • manipulative
  • emotional pain
  • depravity
  • wickedness

27

King of Cups
(Upright)

  • emotionally balanced
  • quiet confidence
  • fascination with arts and sciences  
  • creative
  • intuitive
  • successful
  • moody

28

King of Cups 
(Reversed)

  • intense
  • difficult to be around
  • two-faced
  • unfaithful
  • anxious or depressed
  • hiding from reality
  • addiction
  • affairs
  • overwhelmed
  • scandal