Nine of Swords Tarot Card Meanings: Suit of Swords

Choose your card of the day!

What does the Nine of Swords Tarot Card Mean?

The 9 of Swords meaning highlights worries, uneasiness, and distress. It appears when you're unsure about fate, and your doubts are impeding you from finding success.

Nine of Swords Tarot Keywords

The Nine of Swords Keywords include the following:

  • Concealed doubt
  • Uneasiness
  • Fearing the worst
  • Despondency
  • Anguish
The Nine of Swords is a foreboding card of anxiety and fear.

Nine of Swords Upright Meaning

Nine of Swords upright tells you that you’re experiencing intense fears and apprehension. However, much of this is in your head. Instead of living in the present moment and taking things day by day, you’re worried about your perspectives and consumed by fear.

Upright Health

Unhappiness and distress are affecting your body; because of them your physical condition might be deteriorating. Remember, you’re not alone, and seeking support can be life changing. This card is your sign to reach out for help from family, friends, or a medical professional.

Upright Love

The Nine of Swords upright love meaning shines a light on guilt, keeping secrets, or perplexities surrounding your significant other. These issues could be grounded in truth, or they might result from an overthinking mind.

Upright Money & Career

Feelings of worry about the things that will come next might be consuming you right now. You’re unsure if you’ll reach economic stability or if your job is a reliable source of income. Work is an overbearing source of stress for you.

Nine of Swords Reversed Meaning

Nine of Swords reversed arises if you feel like you’re finally getting rid of obsessive worries and uneasiness. Your confidence and optimism are returning as you find reasons to be joyful again.

Reversed Health

Your depression is lifting and your anxiety is fading. Your physical body is returning to a state of balance, allowing you to regain some tranquility and contentment.

Reversed Love

More ease and trust are about to grace your relationship. If you’re single, it’s a sign that you’re ready to let your guard down and welcome in new love.

Reversed Money & Career

You're releasing any worries or fear surrounding your work. You’ll soon begin to feel stable and grounded as you welcome new opportunities.

Return to card selection

Top Articles

Opposite Yet Compatible
Everybody has heard that the opposites attract. However, it’s true not only about people – opposite zodiac signs can become a perfect couple, too! How to learn if you and your partner's signs are opposite and what to do with this information? Read on to find out!
Continue reading
By Nataly Porter
December 4, 2019
view 45942

Top Articles

Your Perfect Zodiac Soulmate
Some signs suit each other, some can hate each other, but some have been born to become soulmates. They have similar likes and dislikes, similar hobbies and interests or just complement one another. When people look at them, they see that these two are a perfect match. Which sign (or signs) is your sign’s true soulmate? Find all the information below!
Continue reading
By Nataly Porter
March 13, 2023
view 18318