Page of Swords

Page of Swords

Keywords for the Page of Swords Tarot Card

  • A talkative and strong-willed youthful person
  • Gossip, spying, or prying eyes
  • Delayed or upsetting news
  • Mounting a legal defense


The Page of Swords is the naughtiest of the Page cards. This card often represents a “problem child.” He or she isn’t a bad kid, just one who is talkative, curious, strong-willed, and spirited.

The Page of Swords, like all the court cards, can be interpreted as an actual person, as a role you play, or as a message. If it is an actual person in your life, it will be a stubborn, curious, talkative person with youthful energy.


In the traditional RW-based deck, the Page of Swords card shows a young man holding sword in the air. The sword is almost as big as he is! All of the Swords court cards have birds flying in the background, symbolizing the Air element for this card.


The Air element represents logic, the intellect, and verbal communication. This card often carries a message about mounting a legal defense, making an oath, or revealing deception and secrets. No matter what, the sword will cut through the lies and the truth will soon be revealed.


The Page of Swords is a practical thinker. When you are ready to create a step-by-step action plan to get the job done, this is someone you want in your life.


Occasionally, this card can mean someone is keeping the truth hidden from you or has a hidden agenda. This card is also associated with spies, gossips, and prying eyes.


Keywords for the Page of Swords Reversed

  • All talk and no action
  • A bratty or immature child
  • Legal or tax issues



  • The original was painted on 11x14 high quality 140lb watercolor paper with Turner watercolor paints.
  • Signature is hidden in the painting. 
  • Your original painting will come with a certificate of authenticity and a backing board, wrapped in plastic.
  • The painting is vertically oriented.


High quality reproductions are also available in 11x14 and 8x10 or 5x7 (with slight cropping) on an excellent quality linen paper which will retain it's true colors for many years.