Skill, wisdom, adroitness, elasticity, craft, cunning, deceit, theft. Sometimes occult wisdom or power, sometimes a quick impulse, a “brain-wave”.
Mercury rules Gemini and Virgo. Mercury is associated with the eighth sephirah Hod on the Kabbalistic Tree of Life and rules communication.
This planet is related to the 2nd Major Arcana the Magus or Magician and the Hebrew letter Beth meaning “a house”.
Openness to inspiration, intuition, intelligence, second sight,
childishness, frivolity, thoughtfulness divorced from practical
Illumination from within, secret impulse from within; practical plans derived accordingly. Retirement from participation in current events.
Skill, wisdom, adaptation. Craft, cunning, depending on dignity. Sometimes occult wisdom.
Success in your desires, pleasure, happiness.
Inspiration (passive, mediumistic). Motive, power, and action, arising from Inspiration and Impulse.
Travel, messenger, obstacles removed.
Wisdom sought for and obtained from above. Divine inspiration (but active as opposed to the Lovers).
Skill, diplomacy, address, subtlety; sickness, pain, loss, disaster, snares of enemies; self-confidence, will; the Querent, if male.
Attraction, love, beauty, trials overcome.