Key Words for Astrology Terms
Sun : Basic personality, your ego, how you express your creativity, how acquaintances and friends get to know you, your father.
Moon : The more private aspect of your personality, your emotions, how you express your sensitivity, the most intimate part of you, how your family knows you. Your mother, your childhood.
Mercury : Communication, how you process information, how you think, speech patterns, sense of humor, your wit, your siblings
Venus : Love & Relationships, how you relate to others socially, how you show affection to others, your charm, your beauty standards, what you find attractive in others, the women you attract in your life.
Mars : Drive, ambition, stamina, will power, what your goals are and how you achieve them, how you show your passion, how you react when you’re angry, how you express yourself sexually, the men you attract in your life.
Jupiter : Philosophy, religion, higher-level of thinking, luck, how you express your faith, how you “trust”, what your life purpose is, where you get your lucky breaks, how you experience prosperity.
Saturn : Authority, time, karma, limitations, methodical planning, how you ground yourself, your fears, where you feel weakest, you responsibilities, your commitments, how you have to focus, how you must improve.
Uranus : Technology, change, enlightenment, novelty, chaos, description, intuition, how you express your individualism, how you’re erratic and unpredictable, how you need your independence, how you need to break boundaries
Neptune : Dreams, illusion, spirituality, sensitivity, art, cinema, media, glamour, how you express your idealism and imagination how you feel disappointment, the mysterious, the unclear, the undefinable.
Pluto : Personal power, transformation, where you’re both self-destructive and creative, how you face power struggles, and upheaval, how you regenerate, how you heal.
Chiron :Your deepest pain, where you feel inadequate, your personal sound, where you overcompensate, how you can heal others.
Ascendant/Rising Sign (1st House) : How you first come across to people, your facial expression, your mannerisms, your appearance, how you initially approach things, your view on life.
2nd House: Your self-esteem, your resources and possessions, your wealth, your income, your talents, your values and morals.
3rd House :Your observation and analysis skills, your thinking skills, your basic education, your curiosity, short trips, your local community and neighborhood.
Imum Code/IC (4th House) : Latin for “bottom of the sky”. Your home, your family, your traditions, your history, where you feel the most comfortable, the most private part of your personality.
5th House: Self Expression, creativity, recreation, drama, art, writing, romance, romance and dating, your children or your attitude towards them.
6th House : How you serve others, your workplace, everyday routine, small pets, your health and how you maintain it, your organization and schedule.
Descendant (7th House) : One-on-one partnerships, traits and characteristics you seek in others, business partnerships, marriage, open enemies, competitors, roommates.
8th House : Intimacy, transformation, how you let certain parts of yourself “die” of “fade away”, how you reform, how you restore the give and take of control.
9th House : The higher truth, higher- education, traveling to foreign lands, learning about new culture or ways of life, enlightenment, looking at the bigger picture.
Medium Coeli/ Mid Heaven (10th House) : Latin for “middle of the sky”. Your aspirations in life, your goals, your career, who you want to be, your reputation, what the public views you as.
11th House : Your hopes and dreams, your friends, your acquaintances, how you network, humanitarian concerns, philanthropy, ideals you seek to live by
12th House : Your secret motives, your hidden agendas, self-sacrifice, co-dependence, serving others, healing, hidden knowledge, hidden personality, spirituality