Meaning minor arcana: Bastos
King of Wands
Bold, fast and generous man. Passionate and strong. Paternalistic and proud. He may be a country gentleman, usually married. Unexpected inheritance, a good marriage.
Despotic, intolerant, prejudiced, ill-intentioned.
Queen of Wands
Woman kind, energetic, but calm. Conservative, pragmatic and
Authoritarian. Fruitful in mind and body.
Dominant, jealous, dogmatic and irrational. Quick to be offended
Prince [Knight] of Bastos
A young and energetic man, fast and daring. It can be noble and generous, but also violent and hurried.
Jealous, weak and intolerant. Fight, discord, frustration.
Princess [Sota] de Bastos
Young and bright. Enthusiastic and daring A messenger or news carrier.
Young frivolous, theatrical and hollow. Cruel, oppressive.
10 of Bastos
Oppression. Imbalance and egocentrism. Heavy load. Force detached from spiritual sources. A problem will be solved soon.
Discomfort, betrayal, separation, emigration, some losses. Sterility.
9 of Bastos
Strength, ability to endure a long struggle or effort and finally achieve victory. Recovery of health. Force in reserve. Good arrangement
Weakness, delays, suspension, adversity. Bad health.
8 of Bastos
Speed. Rushed decision. Air travel, messages, love letters. Hyperactivity Big hopes.
Opposition, jealousy. Delay in business or love affairs.
7 of Bastos
Value. Victory through courage. Effort, fight, fierce competition. Some success Negotiation, contract.
Complication, difficulty, insecurity and fear. Pregnancy. False appearance.
6 of Bastos
Victory after a conflict. Good news, progress. Helping friends
Postponement. Insolence, excessive pride. Betrayal, apprehension.
5 of Bastos
Conflict, competition, judgment, obstacles, opposition. Violence, fight.
Dangerous indecision, betrayal, complication.
4 of Bastos
Complete realization Settlement, peace, harmony. Romance, marriage, society.
Insecurity, discomfort, distrust, Contradictions. Incomplete happiness
3 of Bastos
Virtue. Established force, realization of hope, nobility.
Inconsistency, disappointment, deception. Theft, loss.
2 of Bastos
Domain. Maturity. Audacity with self-control Influence.
Unrest. Indifference or contempt of consequences. Fear,
Ace of Bastos
Creation, birth. The power or ability to initiate or follow a plan or task with energy. Ability to undertake projects and determination. Start of a company, adventure, invention or something new.
Drop. Losing or delaying something (employment, entrepreneurship, etc.). False beginnings