What do Arcanas represent? ‘Arcana’ is the plural of ‘arcanum’, which is derived from the Latin word ‘arcanus’, meaning ‘secret’. Major Arcana cards in a tarot deck represent life themes and lessons that reflect your worldly and spiritual realities.
What Major Arcana is strength? Strength is a Major Arcana Tarot card, and is numbered either XI or VIII, depending on the deck. Historically it was called Fortitude, and in the Thoth Tarot deck it is called Lust. This card is used in game playing as well as in divination.
What are the 14 major Arcanas? Temperance (XIV) is the fourteenth trump or Major Arcana card in most traditional Tarot decks. It is used in game playing as well as in divination.
How many major Arcanas are there? It consists of 78 cards divided into two groups: the major arcana, which has 22 cards, also known as trumps, and the minor arcana, which has 56 cards.