Meaning of the number 2s in the Tarot. Number two is about negotiation, balance between opposing forces, relationships of all sorts, sensitivity to others, tolerance and cooperation. Selecting the 2 of Wands can relate to business ventures with a partner, cooperation in plans and projects. Two of Cups can often bring romance into your life or highlight a favourable time in relationships in general. The two of Swords is to do with decisions where there are two opposing courses of action. The two in this case can be a bit of an intellectual stalemate as you ponder which way to go. The two of pentacles can literally mean juggling money matters and a division of resources. Using the basic meaning of numbers to interpret the Tarot cards adds depth and saves you a lot of memorisation. Keywords for the suits are:
Wands - Element Fire - initiative, ambition, action, originality.
Cups - Element Water - Emotion, sensitivity, feeling
Swords - Element Air - Intellect, decisions, mental processes
Pentacles - Element Earth - work, money, finance and resources.