As a knowledge-seeking Gemini, you are particularly likely to enjoy learning about your own zodiac sign meanings. And because your personality is very sociable, the information about zodiac sign relationships will have special value for you as well. Of all the zodiac signs, you might be the most likely to put this information to work in your life and your relationships.
Gemini Zodiac Signs and Meanings: May 20-Jun 20
Date: May 22 – June 21
Symbol: The Twins
Lucky colors: Orange, lemon and yellow
Lucky Numbers: 5, 15, 17, 21, 29, 55, 59
Lucky Day: Wednesday
A Gemini is always on the move, looking for new experiences and new knowledge. Curious and often mischievous, a Gemini likes to play games, to outsmart other people, and will often be an incessant talker. They tend to have varied talents, and can often make money easily–but they may spend it even more easily. A Gemini may be the life of the party, imaginative and quick-witted, and constantly energetic. Their continuous curiosity and zipping around may make them seem flighty to other people, but their quick minds tend to put to use the various bits they pick up.
Mercury, the planet ruling Gemini, is fittingly the base of the word mercurial, which describes the flitting-about Gemini perfectly. Like the Greek messenger Mercury, a Gemini may flit from one place to another, in search of the next experience. The element Air is associated with a thinking person, and fits as well with the airiness of a Gemini personality, seemingly always young.
In love, Gemini may find it hard to settle down, being naturally playful and flirtatious and fidgety. However, they make adaptable and charming companions who can keep a partner endlessly entertained.
People who are born on the border (or the “cusp) of Gemini and one of the next-door zodiac signs will have some slightly different influences on their personalities, due to the effect of the other sign:
- The Taurus/Gemini Cusp–People born on this cusp tend to be charming and friendly, with extensive circles of friends and social contacts. They are not only smart, but they also have a keen ability to focus, which leads them to step into roles of leadership easily and frequently. They generally maintain an outlook that is light-hearted and fun-loving, while at the same time valuing their possessions and comforts.
- The Gemini/Cancer Cusp–People born on this cusp feel strongly about their families and their friendships. They stay young at heart and cheerful, and pursue a wide variety of interests. With their varied interests and extensive knowledge of different topics, they are great conversationalists. Fittingly, they revel in the company and conversation of others, and excel in sports where teamwork is required. In romantic relationships, they tend to be flirtatious and affectionate, and playfully romantic.
Gemini horoscope sign compatibility and matches
If you wish to attract the interest of a Gemini, spontaneity and versatility will be traits they value. Gemini doesn’t tend to sweat the small stuff, likes to have a laugh, but also likes an intellectual challenge. The adaptability of Gemini can make a Gemini a good match for nearly any Sign–with just a couple presenting more challenges.
Here’s what you can expect in a relationship between a Gemini and other zodiac signs…
Gemini and Cancer are opposites in many ways, but in ways that actually make them a complementary couple. Gemini is drawn to the emotional passions of Cancer, while Cancer is attracted to the enthusiasm, charm, and energy of Gemini.
Gemini and Leo share many goals and approaches to life. Both are gregarious and adventure-seeking, and neither wants to be tied down at home. Their shared energy and optimism makes them a good pair.
The differences between Virgo and Gemini (specifically, Virgo’s preference for stability and organization over adventure) can be overcome by the communication skills they both have in spades. They can communicate their way to a balance where each complements the other.
These two share intelligence and adventurous natures, and a relationship can be further cemented by the considerate and compromising nature of Libra. This pair won’t get bored, and tend to understand one another due to their native intelligence on each side.
This is another pairing that will share intelligence and adventure. Scorpio is drawn to Gemini’s sociability, and Gemini is attracted to Scorpio’s intensity.
Gemini and Sagittarius are both flexible by nature, easily adapting to one another, and sharing outgoing personalities and interest in new experience.
These two can bond if each is willing to adapt (or at least accept) the other’s different way of approaching life. Capricorn is a planner and a goal-seeker, while Gemini is more easy going and spontaneous. The two can complement one another, resulting in a rich shared life, if they arrive at a balance between their differing natures.
Gemini and Aquarius share excellent communication skills, as well as sociability. This pairing won’t encounter many challenges in compatibility.
Gemini is often drawn to the sensitive and emotional Pisces, and Pisces is attracted to the charm of Gemini. The bulk of the couple’s communication may fall to Gemini.
The penchant for adventure can make Aries and Gemini a good match. Aries is the more focused and determined of the two, while Gemini may be the more light-hearted prankster, or the one who connects with other people they meet on their travels.
Gemini and Taurus generally want opposite things in life, which makes compatibility challenging. Taurus wants to stay home, and tends to be possessive, while Gemini craves adventure and doesn’t want to be held back.
12. Another Gemini
Unlike some pairings, where too much similarity causes problems, the characteristics of Gemini’s make them eminently suitable companions for one another. They both enjoy engaging with other people and experiencing new adventures, and their great communication skills (and shared traits) enable them to understand one another superbly. The biggest challenge may be “air time,” as they both tend to talk without stop.