Aries is a fire sign, and it is the first sign in the Zodiac. Its name derives from the Greek god of war. Those with this sign are courageous, strong-willed and carefree. Appropriately, the symbol for Aries is the ram.
Taurus is an earth sign and is commonly associated with being stubborn. Those with this sign are generous and dedicated. Fittingly, its symbol is the bull. Tauruses are also unafraid to take their time and are quite resilient.
Gemini is an air sign and is symbolized by a pair of twins. Those with this sign are communicative, intellectual and curious. They often dive into many things rather than go really deep into one thing.
Cancer is a water sign and fittingly is represented by the crab. Cancers are said to be very emotional and often experience high levels of sentimentality, compassion and loyalty. They are also sympathetic and kind.
Leo is a fire sign and is represented by the lion: the king (or queen) of the jungle. Leos are often associated with being hard-working, confident and loyal. They are also said to be natural-born leaders.
Virgo is represented by the symbol of a maiden, who is occasionally seen holding wheat. So, there is no wonder why Virgo is an earth sign. Virgos are seen as diligent and analytical. However, this can sometimes lead to over-activeness and perfectionism.
Libra is an air sign and is represented by the symbol of the scales. Libras are said to be creative and idealistic. But those with this sign can also be indecisive, struggling to commit.
Fittingly, Scorpio is represented by a scorpion. This water sign is known to be determined, passionate and competitive. They are also seen as mysterious and hard to exactly pinpoint.
Sagittarius is a fire sign and is symbolized by the archer. Those with this sign are said to be optimistic and adventurous. However, they can also be seen as inconsistent.
Capricorn is represented by the sea goat and is the final earth sign. They are believed to be ambitious, practical and focused. They’re a good shoulder to lean on, but do have a tendency to become pessimistic or cold.
Aquarius is represented by the water bearer. And despite its name and symbol, Aquarius is an air sign. Aquariuses are seen as creative and clever, but they can also be distant and struggle with expressing their emotions.
Represented by two fish, Pisces is the final water sign. Pisces are known to be sensitive, imaginative and understanding. They can easily read the emotions of others and are very much ruled by their own.