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The Knights are attributed to Atziluth of the Qabalistic World, as well as the region of the first and second Sephiroth of the Tree of Life. The above image provides a simplified visual understanding of where the Knights fit inin the Qabalistic term. However the significance of the Court Cards are beyond such a visual image, because the true significance of the Court Cards is that they represent Elements in Elements. In other words, the 16 Court Cards demonstrate the concept of Elemental blending.

There are four elements, Fire, Water, Air and Earth. Thus there are accordingly four Knights who are the Fire aspects of each element;

  • Knight of Wands, which is Fire in Fire.
  • Knight of Cups, which is Fire in Water.
  • Knight of Swords, which if Fire in Air.
  • Knight of Disks, which is Fire in Earth.

Generally speaking the Knights show characteristics that are strong and powerful, while their explosion isn’t long-lasting. Knights are the fathers of their elements – the father who generates a child and then is on his way again.




  • ワンドのナイトは火の内の火を、
  • カップのナイトは水の内の火を、
  • ソードのナイトは気の内の火を、
  • ディスクのナイトは地の内の火という具合だ。




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