List of Yes-No Tarot Card Meanings for Love & Romance Questions

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In a post about Yes-No Love Tarot Techniques I posted not long ago, I mentioned the One Card Draw as a possibility. Some of you prefer a set list for yes-no Tarot meanings to work from, rather than delving into connecting with each card, so I put one together. Do feel free to print it out!

Here is a list of Tarot card meanings that will give you more in-depth meanings for love and relationship readings.

Why Court Cards Aren’t Included

Personally, when reading for myself, I don’t include the Tarot Court Cards in my list of yes-no Tarot card meanings. If I turn a courtier over when asking a yes-no type question, I take it as a sign that I’m not meant to ask at this point in time. You can work your way around this by separating the Courtiers from the rest of the deck or by turning the next card over until you get a Major or Minor Arcana card that will answer your question.

However, you will get an extra dimension to this One-Card reading by keeping the Courtiers in. If one shows up, you could see it as a mirror of an aspect of yourself that you need to integrate or strengthen before the cards will answer your question.

List of Yes-No Tarot Card meanings for Love & Relationship Tarot Readings:

The Major Arcana

0 The Fool – Yes! New beginnings ahead but don’t ask for a commitment just yet.
1 The Magician – Yes. Especially, if the question was ‘Will I hear from him/her?’
2 The High Priestess – No. Some things are hidden from view at this point in time.
3 The Empress – Yes. Now is the time for sweet loving.
4 The Emperor – Yes, but it may be all on his terms… is this really what you want?
5 The Hierophant – Yes, wedding bells will chime.
6 The Lovers – Maybe. A possible soul mate connection. Choices need to be made. A need for clear communication.
7 The Chariot – No. The other person is too focused on their own goals at this point in time.
8 Strength – Yes. Especially if all you’re after is fun and frolics.
9 The Hermit – No. This is a time of isolation from others. Use this time wisely to learn from past mistakes.
10 The Wheel – Maybe. It’s all down to timing. Do you feel lucky? If so, go for it!
11 Justice – Maybe. Legal issues could prevent you from being together.
12 The Hanged Man – Yes, but only if the situation can be transformed by gaining a new perspective.
13 Death – No
14 Temperance – Yes, but healing may be needed first.
15 The Devil – No. Stay away as there is a risk of codependency. Cord cutting may be indicated.
16 The Tower – No. Acts of God are keeping you apart.
17 The Star – Yes. Your wildest dreams are about to come true!
18 The Moon – Maybe. Caution is advised. Deception or self-delusion could be indicated.
19 The Sun – Yes!
29 Judgement – Maybe, but nothing will remain the same and you have to be prepared to put the past firmly where it belongs… in the past!
21 The World – Yes. Usually indicates two soul mate lovers who are finally allowed to just enjoy each other – All the lessons are done and dusted, and the karma is cleared.


Wands – Yes. For a hook-up. Says nothing about longer-term.
Cups – Definitely… complete with rose-tinted glasses!
Swords – Yes. For hearing from someone. Says nothing about the future of the relationship.
Pentacles – Yes to sensual pleasures and exchange of gifts. Could be good longer-term too but not as strong as the Ace of Cups.


Wands – Maybe. Look closely at what it is that irritates you about the other person. They are acting as a mirror.
Cups – Yes. This love is about to be reciprocated.
Swords – Maybe, probably a platonic outcome
Pentacles – Maybe. Many factors are influencing this situation and that is why it’s still in the balance.


Wands – Yes
Cups – Yes
Swords – No
Pentacles – Yes

Bear in mind with all 3’s that a third-party could be involved!


Wands – Yes. It’s likely that you will live together.
Cups – No
Swords – Maybe, probably a platonic outcome
Pentacles – No


Wands – No
Cups – No, recent past hurt makes new love impossible
Swords – No. Vitriol, aggression, envy, and hatred have the upper hand
Pentacles – No. Money troubles could be a factor


Wands – Yes
Cups – Yes. Soul mate lover alert!
Swords – Yes. A good sign that you’re over the worst of it if you’ve been going through a rough patch.
Pentacles – Maybe. Make sure that there is equality in giving and taking!


Wands – No. Too many rivals and big egos at play!
Cups – No. Confusion is a factor
Swords – No. Actually, this is the ‘Hell, no, run the other way!!’ card
Pentacles – Maybe, but it may take longer than you are prepared to wait. Patience is required.


Wands – Yes… Unexpectedly!
Cups – No
Swords – No
Pentacles – No


Wands – No. Mistrust is an issue.
Cups – Yes! Your desires are about to manifest.
Swords – No. Fear is creating distance between you.
Pentacles – No, but happiness and contentment are achieved from within.


Wands – No
Cups – Yes, and it will last. The emotional compatibility is excellent.
Swords – No, but at least the suffering will soon be over and you can look to the future.
Pentacles – Yes, and your grandchildren will reminisce about how happy you two were.

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