The 12 Astrological Houses - Personality Traits

Updated: Aug 26, 2019

Aries (March 21- April 19)

Aries like to be number one, so it is fitting that they're leaders of the zodiac. The word Aries means 'ram' which is a fire sign, those born under this sign are children of the planet Mars, who are dynamic and like keeping themselves busy. As Mars is ruling Aries, their personality has a spontaneous nature as well as having the courage to move to the beat of their drum without looking back to regret it. However, they usually are the first sign to run as soon as an obstacle is in front of them.

They are independent and impulsive; their personality has a hard time having self-control and does not know how to conserve their energy. They love having fun and have a unique and passionate nature if you are born under this sign you love feeling attractive to others.

Aries Female:

Nothing holds an Aries female back; they are determined, especially when they have made their mind up about something. They are easily able to share their ideas and channel their energy; the women born under this sing are proud but can be very high-maintenance.

Aries Male:

An Aries man is usually sporty, determined, and active. They generally love to take part in any sort of physical activity and often emit youthful energy and a ton of vitality. A man born under this sign is never afraid of taking risks and is naturally courageous.

Taurus (April 20 - May 20)

Taurus is the second sign in the zodiac and is apart of the Earth signs. They are grounded, realistic, and practical thanks to the Earth element. They are symbolised by the wandering bull who betrayed the Goddess Hera. Following the betrayal, they were left to roam the Earth alone to seak freedom. Ruled by Venus; the planet of beauty, attraction, and love. Venus rules over Taureans' natural charm and strong desire to develop peaceful and harmonious relationships. They crave tranquility and appreciate the little things in life. They dislike a complicated life and love simplicity.

The Taurus personality is caring, wise, and smart, especially when it comes to finances. The second zodiac sign has a very clear plan for saving, investing, and earning. They would do anything for their friends and family; they long for a good life without financial worries.

Taurus Female:

A Taurus woman has diverse personality traits, including being independent, genuine, and emotionally strong. Female born under this sign are the most reliable out of all the astrological signs, and they remain level-headed at all times.

Taurus Male:

The Taurus man is loving and sensual. They love to think their decisions through before taking the plunge and won't jump into relationships quickly; they take their time in relationships. Males born under this sign are stable and calm influences and make for highly supportive partners.

Gemini (May 21 - June 20)

Gemini is the third sign of the zodiac and one of the three air signs. They love to think deeply, and things and are continually trying to resolve other peoples' problems. Mercury is the ruler of Gemini, which makes the mercury retrograde a challenging time as it rules communication, education, and writing. Mercury's agility is impressive and is one of the many reasons why Geminis are so adaptable and efficient. However, on the negative side, they often have trouble concentrating and focusing. Mercurys' destabilising and rapid influence causes this zodiac to be easily distracted.

Symbolised by the celestial twins is why Geminis are said to have dual personalities. Thanks to the twins. Geminis personality excels in both exchange and interaction, especially when it comes to sharing ideas and thoughts. Communication is a Geminis strongest traits.

Gemini Female:

A Gemini woman really has two personalities in one body. There are two very distinct sides to her personality, and she is not afraid to show it either. The Gemini female personality is the perfect balance of sarcastic and kind. It is fair to say a Gemini woman has lots of facets to her character.

Gemini Male:

A Gemini Male is a complete charmer; they have a way with words. They are great conversationalists and always finds the best moment to slide in a joke. The males born under this sign are quick-witted, fun, smart, and exciting.

Cancer (June 21 - July 22)

Cancer is the fourth sign in the zodiac, and they are very attached to family life. They are ruled by the moon, which is a symbol of feminity and fertility. Cancers are hopeless romantics and very loving; their personality looks for kindness in everyone but can be very sensitive and fragile when someone targets them. They are creative and inspired by their friends and family.

Cancers are a water sign, so they listen to their feelings before anything else. Cancers need to feel secure before letting people get close to them. They are very understanding, compassionate, and supportive people.

Cancer Female:

Female Cancers are very feminine; they can easily seduce others. A woman born under this sign are emotionally strong, and 100% dedicated to their partners. They tend to be very maternal and nurturing characters; they do not like to see others upset.

Cancer Male:

A Cancer male is passionate, vulnerable, and emotional. They would do anything for those they love, especially their partners. They always put other people's needs before their own.

Leo (July 23 - August 23)

A lion symbolises Leos, the use of a lion expresses the leadership, adventurous qualities, and courageous attitude of the zodiac. The Sun is Leos ruler, it is the most important planet in the zodiac, and it represents people's energy and determination. When the Sun is in a weak position, it causes problems for those zodiacs it rules.

Being ruled by the Sun is the main reason why Leos love being the center of attention at all times; their generous and warm personality gets them noticed. They can also be equally as authoritative and dominating.

Leo Female:

Leo women are cheerful, warm, and affectionate. They are said to bring sunshine into people's lives with their loyalty and generosity. On the other hand, they can be very demanding, picky, impatient, and selfish.

Leo Male:

Leo men are loyal, ambitious, and proud people. Leo Males are great leaders when they are in positions of authority they are admired for their hard work.

Virgo (August 24 - September 22)

A Virgo is analytical, calculating, methodical, critical, and studious. They are naturally contemplative; this Earth sign worries a lot and hates being the centre of attention. They seek to be useful but can get lost in details. Friends and family members count on Virgos.

Virgo is also under the influence of Mercury; they have great talents in communication and expressing their feelings. They tend to be very good at public speaking when it comes to topics they're passionate about. Their gift with words often calms and reassures friends and family when they're in times of need.

Virgo Female:

Virgo females are underrated as they are perceived as lacking essential life experience. Virgos's personality is understanding, sensible, caring. People love to learn from a Virgo woman, a lot of Virgos go down the career path of caring for people.

Virgo Male:

A Virgo male is observant, helpful, and practical. Virgo males are difficult to read, and it takes them a while to open up and relax around new people. They are trustworthy and happen to be perfectionists at times.

Libra (September 22 - October 22)

The sevent sign in the zodiac is Libra and they're part of the air sign family. Air signs are logical thinkers, intellectual characters and they can understand even the most complicated ideas. The scales of justice are symbolising Libra, which represents balance, harmony, and fairness.

Libras are charming, and they have a lot of energy, they are also hopeless romantics! Everything about a Libra attracts admiration and attention from others who want to be just like you. Due to their sociability and sweetness, people always choose to confide in them and tell them their deepest secrets. Those born under this sign have the purest of intentions and ultimately want everyone to be equal.

It comes as no surprise that Venus is the ruling planet for Libra. The planet of love and beauty which explains why Libras are so kind and gentle. Due to Venus' influence, Libras feel most at ease when surrounded by beauty and creativity.

Libra Female:

Female Libras are often known as the fairies of the zodiac due to their very idealistic personalities. Fairness and harmony are the essential principles to those women born under this sign. They will not be seen holding their tongue when an injustice is happening.

Libra Male:

The Libra man is loving, compassionate, and warm, which makes them so charming to others, but it also could be their love of flirting. A man born under this sign enjoys spending his time with his loved ones and those he is romantically involved in.

Scorpio (October 23 - November 21)

Scorpio is the eighth sign of the zodiac, and they happen to be a water sign. The symbol representing Scorpios is the stinger of the scorpions tail, the tail is pointing upwards which is similar to a Scorpios desire to aim higher. They have relentless determination and passion; these traits are evident for everyone to see. There is no dream or goal too big for a Scorpio.

Scorpios ruling planet is Pluto and Mars; they both contribute to their traits. Mars is a planet that is fast pace and has a highly volatile temper similar to a Scorpio. Whereas Pluto is a force for change but can be destructive, it is associated with ruthlessness and intense passion.

They get fiery passion, emotion, and instinctive willpower from their ruling planets. They happen to be one of the more misunderstood signs within the zodiac, but that also makes them very loyal friends.

Scorpio Female:

A Scorpio woman is a complex character as they are very hard to keep up with. They are sexy and mysterious, which makes them challenging when it comes to dating. Females born under this sign have explosive personalities and erupt like volcanoes when they're angry. After all, Scorpios are the most furious of all signs!

Scorpio Male:

A Scorpio male also has a complex character mainly when dating as they can let their jealously and aggressive nature get the best of them. They are not even the most confident, but they are open to adapting to better themselves. Males born under this sign find it hard to forgive and let things go.

Sagittarius (November 22 - December 21)

Sagittarius is the ninth sign of the zodiac and is a part of the fire sign family. They are easily recognised by their bubbly and happy personality as well as their upbeat attitude.

Saggitarius's ruling planet is Jupiter, Jupiter is the 5th planet from the Sun, and it happens to be the biggest planet in our solar system. Jupiter symbolises success, bravery, and heroic action. This planet is the master of everything fast. The influence Jupiter has on Saggitarius can be negative as it encourages them to spend their money on unnecessary things. However, it also encourages them to make the most out of their lives and go with the flow.

Sagittarius Female:

A Saggitarius female has an infinite supply of enthusiasm and a great sense of humor. They are curious women, and they have a reputation for being feisty, bold, and independent. They are the wild child of the zodiac, and they don't let excitement pass them.

Sagittarius Male:

A Sagittarius man is not like any other zodiac sign; they are the most free-spirited and energetic out of all the zodiac. They crave adventure, or they get bored and look for it elsewhere. They are very intuitive, and they are great at reading others' emotions. Jupiters influence on the Sagittarius male makes them crave adventure, success, and they're hungry for freedom.

Capricorn (December 22 - January 19)

Capricorn is the tenth sign in the zodiac, and Saturn rules them, this ruling planet encourages wisdom and moderation. They are logical, sensible, and mature individuals. A Capricorn is an attentive and loyal companion.

Capricorns are represented bu a Mountain Goat with a fishtail. This represents ascending and progressing onto greater heights. One of the Capricorns positive traits comes from the Goat as it gives them determination and ambition.

They are an Earth element that continually worries about security. They are an old soul that appreciates order and tradition; Saturn, their ruling planet represents restriction which, allows them to focus on what's important.

Capricorn Female:

Capricorn women can be very stubborn, but due to their resistant personalities, they deal and are willing to take on tough challenges. They are independent, serious, and focused individuals. They do not accept people easily, and they feel the need to control the environment they're in at all times so they can impose their values. They struggle to understand and accept others' opinions, although they are never shy to give their own. Once they learn to forgive, they will find true happiness.

Capricorn Males:

Capricorn males are determined, hands-on, and motivated; they are happy to work hard to achieve their goals. Males born under this sign knows what it takes to succeed, and they aren't afraid to get their hands dirty.

Aquarius (January 20 - February 19)

Aquarius is the eleventh sign of the zodiac Saturn and Uranus are their ruling planets. These planets are associated with individuality and independence; Aquarius carries the traits of wanting freedom. They are brave, curious, and original individuals, in relationships, they find it difficult to talk about their feelings, but they want to be in a relationship.

Aquarius is the last Air sign in the zodiac they need to exercise their mind and body to avoid boredom. They are bold, bright, and intellectual beings.

Aquarius Female:

An Aquarius woman is witty, creative, and funny when they are looking for freedom; they long to be able to express their ideas and desires. If you want to attract an Aquarius, you need to allow them to speak their mind.

Aquarius Male:

Aquarius males are known for being sociable, independent, and impulsive. However, on the other side, they can be indecisive, stubborn, and unreliable. They take their time when falling in love, but when they do, they give everything in their relationship.

Pisces (February 20 - March 20)

Pisces is the twelfth and last zodiac they are represented by two fishes tied together but swimming in opposite directions. This represents their duality in their personalities. They are said to be living in two different worlds; fantasy and then reality.

Pisces is a Water sign, which is why they're known for their empathy; they tend to have more complex personalities than others. Being a water sign gives them incredible creativity and imagination. Those born under this sign tend to have a mixture between theirs and the eleventh sign Aquarius which, is why they are known to be so layered and complex. They also tend to carry a lot of wisdom.

Neptune and Jupiter rule Pisces, in Roman mythology, Neptune ruled the seas whereas Jupiter was the king of Gods. This association is responsible for Pisces traits, especially their energy, compassionate behavior, and spiritual side.

Neptune governs, creativity, and dreams, Neptune also gives Pisces instinctive sense and artistic talents. However, Neptunes' influence can lead Pisces into feeling victimised when they dar attention to themselves.

Pisces Female:

Pisces women are emotional people, and their passionate side and strong feelings can sometimes be confused as one another. They love to discover new things and have a gentle, curious, and sensitive personality.

Pisces Male:

Pisces men are also emotionally sensitive people. They have a creative side to them, and they are naturally intuitive and caring. They make a great partner as they're loyal and very generous to those they love.

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