Symbolism for Divination

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● Acorn- youth, strength, man, small start for large accomplishment
● Airplane- travel, new projects
● Anchor- voyage, rest, problem solved, security
● Arrow- news, disagreements, direct action
● Basket- gift, security, comfort
● Baby- new interests, security, new beginnings
● Bees (hive, comb)- fertility, industry, community, self-sacrifice
● Bell- celebrations, news (good or bad, depending on other indicators)
● Bird- psychic power, flight, luck, friendship end, communication
● Boat- discoveries, travel, companionship
● Book- wisdom, learning
● Bottle- celebration, success
● Broom- Goddess, purification, healing, end of a problem, changes
● Bridge- crossing to new endeavors, transition, partnership, travel
● Butterfly- the soul, spiritual contact, frivolity, insincerity
● Castle- financial gain, security, inheritance, life of bounty
● Cage- isolation, restriction, imprisonment, containment
● Cat- wisdom, spiritual access, female friend, domestic strife
● Car- local travel, movement in business affairs
● Cauldron- Goddess, transformation, endings/new beginnings, vitality
● Candle- illumination, innovation, inspiration
● Clock- time indicated for a spell’s completion, change
● Chair- relaxation, pause, comfort, entertainment
● Clouds- mental activity, thoughtfulness, problems, hidden obstacles
● Coffin- end of a matter, lengthy but not serious illness
● Clover- good fortune, success, rural location
● Cow- money, property, comfort, tranquility
● Cradle- newcomers, beginning of a new idea or project
● Crescent- Goddess, wish granted, newness, freshness
● Cornucopia- Goddess, abundance, fertility, prosperity protection
● Cross- solar (+): God, nature works with power; Roman (Christian cross symbol):
suffering, conflict
● Cup- love, harmony, close friendship, gift
● Dagger- complications, dangers, power, skill
● Distaff- creativity, changes, sexuality
● Dog- fidelity, friendship, companionship, faithfulness
● Duck- plenty, wealth, success
● Elephant- advice needed, obstacles overcome, good luck
● Egg- increase, fertility, luck, creativity, new start, hoarding
● Eye- introspection, awareness, evaluation, spirit
● Fan- indiscretion, disloyalty, things hidden, inflammations
● Fence- retention of possessions, defense, isolation
● Fish- riches, luck, sexuality, productivity
● Flag- warning, defensiveness, identification with group/ideals
● Flame, fire- purification, change, domination of the will
● Flower- marriage, unhappy love affair, passing joy
● Glove- protection, luck, aloofness, nobility, challenge
● Gate- opportunity, advancement, change, new directions
● Gun (any type)- power to gain goals, discord, slander, infidelity
● Hammer- hard work rewarded, building, creativity, fortitude
● Hat- honors, rivalry, independence, self-assertion
● Hound- advice, help given, companionship, trust
● Heart- love, pleasure, confidence, strength of will
● Harp- contentment, spirituality
● Horns- God, fertility, spirituality, forces of nature
● Horse- travel, strength, work, grace, power
● Horseshoe- protection, luck, start of a new enterprise
● Hourglass- caution, passage of time
● House- security, authority, success, comfort
● Key- understanding, mysteries, opportunity, gain, security
● Kite- warning for caution, new ideas
● Knot- restrictions, marriage, bindings
● Knife- duplicity, misunderstanding, direct action
● Ladder- initiation, rise or fall in status, connections
● Lion- power, strength, influence, ferocity, pride, domination
● Lock- protection, concealment, security, obstacles, sealed
● Man- visitor, helpful stranger
● Mirror- reversal, knowledge, karma
● Moon- the Goddess, intuitive wisdom, guidance
● Mountain- hindrance, challenge, obstacle, journey, steadfastness
● Mouse- poverty, theft, frugality, inconspicuousness
● Mushroom- shelter, food, business complications, fairy contact
● Nail- labor, construction, unity
● Owl- wisdom, spiritual communication
● Palm Tree- respite, relief, security, protection, blessings
● Parrot- gossip, flamboyance
● Peacock- luxury, vanity, baseless pride
● Pineapple- hospitality, good things hidden by harsh exterior
● Pipe- truth obscured, concentration, comfort, ease
● Purse- monetary gain, possessions kept close
● Ring- eternity, containment, wheel of life/year, wedding
● Rose- love, lost or past love, fullness of life, healing, caring
● Salt- purity, stability, cleansing, grounding
● Scales- balance, justice, careful evaluation
● Scissors- duplicity, arguments, separation, division, strife
● Shell- Goddess, emotional stability, luck, artistic ability
● Ship- travel, news, material gains, romance
● Skull- consolation, comfort, personal hurts, endings and a new life
● Snake- God and Goddess, wisdom, immortality, knowledge, prophecy
● Spider- good luck, industry, entrapments, secrecy, cunning
● Spoon- luck, sustenance, the basic needs of life secured
● Sun- the God, success, energy, power
● Star- good luck, divine protection, opportunity, success, destiny
● Swan- good luck, love, evolving beauty, noble spirit
● Sword- power, strife, conflict, overcoming adversity
● Tree- blessings of nature, good fortune, stability, power, security
● Turtle- fertility, security, defense against obstacles, slow gains
● Umbrella- temporary shelter, limited protection
● Unicorn- purity, nature, fairy blessings, Otherworld intervention
● Well- blessing from the Goddess, inspiration, spirituality, health
● Wheel- completion, eternity, season/life cycles, rebirth, gains
● Windmill- business dealings, factors working together for one goal