Way back when, Celts were huge fans of nature and everything to do with it, which made them study the different seasons closely. Many animals can be spotted in Celtic clothing and jewellery worn throughout history and they used to remind people of their inner strengths and obstacles they needed to overcome. Improving our lives and growing as individuals is a very important part of life and this is why Celtic Animal signs help so much since people relate to them in times of uncertainty.
Similar to star signs, each animal represents a different time of year, however, they do start on different dates to what is shown in modern astrology. Finding out more about yourself is always fun so read below and discover which animal sign you have!
The Stag/Deer is a sign that will help anyone reach their full potential. In their everyday life, this sign works incredibly well as a mentor for those people struggling and this will be highly appreciated. They understand that success doesn’t happen overnight therefore they are people who will climb that ladder gradually instead of rushing themselves before they are ready. With hard work and aspirations, this sign can achieve anything they want to.
Below are the Stag/Deer’s main traits:
The Cat is a sign that will see things that most people do not spot, making them very quick to discover what’s really going on. Naturally intelligent, they might explore different types of careers throughout their life because they tend to like being flexible, rather that fixed on just one thing. Towards others, they are often very loving and will always try to be the positive influence for people who are feeling down which is great because people will adore this loving side of their personality.
Below are the Cat’s main traits:
The Adder/Snake always loves to explore different theories about the world around them. Someone born under this sign might absolute love reading about alternative universes and other sci-fi subjects because it makes them question what they know. This sign is brilliant at communicating with others and will love to chat to new people for hours, discovering more and more about them. This sign is one that believes you should always stick to your morals because being yourself is very important in life.
Below are the Adder/Snake’s main traits:
The Fox is excellent at showing other people exactly what they are all about. If you want to experience an adventure, the Fox is a sign that will lead the way. Many people will be attracted to them because of how intelligent and funny they are, which is an unbeatable combination. Always on the go, people will admire the energy they have which carries them through each stage of their life. As the ultimate class clown, this sign is unforgettable and will be remembered as the natural entertainer who never takes themselves seriously.
Below are the Fox’s main traits:
Regardless of how the Bull/Cow is often portrayed, this sign is actually extremely loving to those around them, often acting as the Agony Aunt of the group, always ready to give excellent advice. They are absolutely fantastic with people of any age and will always remind others to stay positive in life. Straight to the point and honest, they can come across a little frustrated at times with friends who do not see their own potential in life. Forever trustworthy, they are not the type to deceive and tell lies to get ahead in life. Instead, they stay true to themselves and believe that being a good person will give you a good life.
Below are the Bull/Cow’s main traits:
- Emotionally Stable
People born under the sign of the Seahorse are excellent at organising their life and could be amazing at helping others with theirs. For example, if a friend is bad at Maths, this sign could help them budget their finances so they can save for that house they really want. Logical about life, they always keep it real and view every outcome so that they can prepare for anything. Other people might see this as being negative however to a Seahorse, this is just their way of being realistic. Even though this is a large part of their personality, Seahorses can work hard yet play even harder. At the end of the week, this sign will want to break free and express an incredibly funny personality.
Below are the Seahorse’s main traits:
If there are people who just light up a room whenever they walk in, it’s those born under the sign of the Wren. Sunny and cheerful, they never let bad circumstances ruin their positive outlook in life. These people love nothing more than taking care of those close to them, always making sure people are at their happiest. If a friend is having a difficult time, a Wren will invite them over for some ice cream and a movie night to cheer them up. Artistic and motivated, they will go for more quirky careers which will allow them to have a creative outlet.
Below are the Wren’s main traits:
People born under the sign of the Horse are those who will find it easy to succeed in their careers. Very competitive and always looking to improve their talents, they will do a running jump into a successful job that could make others quite envious. Don’t be surprised if this sign has their own successful business by the time they are 30. Even though this is very likely for them, they will never play dirty or trample on others to get ahead. Once they are at the top of their game, they will encourage others to work hard to achieve their dreams, too!
Below are the Horse’s main traits:
People born under the Fish/Salmon can be extremely artistic and their work can reveal an awful lot about the emotions deep down inside them, which can actually cause a lot of anxiety for them. They love to dive deep into how they feel and pour their feelings out, which is what makes them amazing at writing heartfelt music and poetry that others will easily relate to. For them, they must have a meaning in life and they will always be on the road to self-discovery. This sign will often want to take time out from the world around them to feel whole again and once they come out of their hiding place, they will have a lot to show for it.
Below are the Fish/Salmon’s main traits:
People born under the sign of the Swan love expressing themselves in any way possible, such as speaking for a cause or through their own literature. Passion plays a huge part in their lives and they want to love what they do, otherwise they will lose interest very quickly. They are very refined and like to look good at all times. Dressing perfectly and having high standards for themselves can make them come across as rather closed and unable to have fun. This isn’t the case whatsoever. A Swan will be very friendly once they open up to others a little more, which will make it easier for them to build long-lasting relationships with people around them.
Below are the Swan’s main traits:
Have you ever heard of the phrase “Social Butterfly”? The sign of the Butterfly is described in that way because they love to be a part of a group and are extremely flexible with others. For example, if a party is full of intellectuals, they will bring out the side of their personality that likes to respectfully debate whereas if a party is all about having fun, they will express this side of themselves instead. Always on the look out for what is enjoyable, their playful side is often favoured by others, making the Butterfly the must-have guest at events. Even if friends aren’t always as cheerful as they are, the Butterfly will see it as their job to make others smile!
Below are the Butterfly’s main traits:
- Free spirited
People born under the sign of the Wolf are often extremely brave in life and they don’t let fear get in the way of their dreams. Even if they are told from a young age that they cannot do something, they will want to prove those people wrong and achieve more than what is expected. Some people will question how they pick themselves back up after a heartbreaking point in their lives, such as experiencing a family death or a long period of illness. Instead of letting this get them down, they power through to become even stronger than they were before, which is very admirable.
Below are the Wolf/Hound’s main traits:
People born under the sign of the Hawk are those who will always try their absolute best to get what they want and where they want to be. If this sign visits a country at a young age that they absolutely love, don’t be surprised if they end up building their lives around moving there. In their everyday lives, they are excellent at helping others, always offering wise advice from their own experiences. Naturally skilled and intelligent, they will apply themselves fully to whatever they are currently working on to make sure it’s completed to a high standard. If there is a sign that is amazing at overseeing projects, it’s a Hawk.
Below are the Hawk’s main traits:
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