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🦀 Cancer ~ Complete Horoscope Characteristics

Element: Water
Colour: White
Quality: Cardinal
Day: Monday, Thursday
Ruler: Moon
Greatest Compatibility: Capricorn, Taurus
Lucky Numbers: 2, 3, 15, 20
Dates: June 21 – July 22

❤️ Cancer Personality Traits

Strengths: Tenacious, highly imaginative, loyal, emotional, sympathetic, persuasive
Weaknesses: Moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative, insecure
Cancer likes: Art, home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, a good meal with friends
Cancer dislikes: Strangers, any criticism of Mom, revealing of personal life
Cancer is a zodiac sign that is deeply intuitive and sentimental, making them one of the most challenging signs to get to know. They are highly emotional and sensitive, and prioritise matters related to family and home. Those born with their Sun in Cancer are very loyal and empathetic to the pain and suffering of others
As a Water sign, just like Scorpio and Pisces, Cancer is guided by their emotions and heart, and can have difficulty fitting into the world around them. Ruled by the Moon, their internal mysteries are deepened by the phases of the lunar cycle, creating fleeting emotional patterns that are often beyond their control. As children, they may lack coping and defensive mechanisms for the outer world, and require care and understanding to navigate it successfully
In the absence of patience or love, they may experience mood swings, selfishness, self-pity, or manipulation later in life. While they are quick to help others, they often avoid conflict and do not benefit from direct confrontation, instead choosing to avoid those who appear stronger or more powerful. When at peace with their life choices, Cancer representatives are happiest surrounded by a loving family and harmonious home life
Cancer – the Brave Crab, as Cancer is sometimes called, is a creature sent to this earth for a greater purpose. However, they are often unaware of their own positive qualities and may endanger their own comfort in service of someone eases cause. They know where they are going, but sometimes find themselves heading in the wrong direction until they learn their lessons and begin to rely solely on themselves


🧡 Cancer Love, Sex + Compatibility

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Cancer is an emotionally-driven sign, and feelings hold great importance in their relationships. They are gentle and caring, often showing their sensitivity to the world without considering the potential for hurt. In their partners, they seek someone who can understand them through non-verbal communication, shared daily routines, and a deep emotional connection. They will not maintain an affectionate bond with superficial, flaky, or unreliable partners
The lack of initiative that Cancer individuals exhibit can make it challenging for them to develop a fulfilling sex life unless they find a partner who can provide a sense of calm, protection, and emotional freedom. They are a dedicated sign who may make unhealthy compromises to maintain an image of a happy family, and as a result, they may select partners who are selfish or abusive. Sharing responsibilities and building a life together with their partner is a source of security for them, and they are prepared to take the next step in life, whether that involves starting a family, a new job, or cleaning up obsolete or hurtful relationships
Although they cherish traditional values and are passionate about children, parenthood, and marriage, they can be led astray by people they admire and trust into adopting a more modern approach that does not align with their true personality. The compassion and understanding that Cancer bestows upon their loved ones should never be taken for granted, or they will make it clear that you are not a good match for them in the long run


💛 Cancer Friends + Family

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Friends – Cancer representatives are happy to establish connections with new people, but they are highly sensitive to those who are not approved by their inner circle. They hold great respect for those they can easily communicate with, and they view all their social contacts through an emotional lens, rather than for mere curiosity or status. Above all, they prefer socializing in their homes, where they can create an intimate atmosphere and share deep understandings under their control. Intuitive and compassionate, they may be challenging to understand from a purely rational perspective
Family – Cancer is the zodiac sign that values family bonds and home more than any other sign. These individuals are deeply sentimental and tend to cherish family memories, preserving them for years. When their personal lives are fulfilled, they make excellent and caring parents who seem to understand their children’s emotions even when they are miles apart


💚 Cancer Career + Money

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Cancer individuals are dependable and hardworking, willing to roll up their sleeves to ensure the job will get done. They usually perform better when left to work independently, demonstrating loyalty to their employer and a strong focus on the task at hand. Their well-suited careers include nursing, housekeeping, gardening, politics, and interior decorating
Job security and financial stability are of great importance to Cancer representatives, and serve as the primary motivation for their diligent work. They tend to accumulate wealth and are cautious about spending it all at once. Their goal is to save, invest, and observe their investments grow over time. They are resourceful and skilled in managing time and finances, often overseeing all household finances and controlling their partner or other family members’ spending


💙 Cancer Man ~ A Lover’s Guide

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The Cancer man is typically conservative enough to understand the importance of taking initiative, but may hesitate to do so until he feels secure. His partners often need to make the first move, but subtly enough to let him feel as though he is leading the way. This is a complex individual who is very sensitive, shy, and overprotective of his loved ones. When he prefers women, he subconsciously searches for an ideal wife and mother
The Cancer man is emotional and enjoys taking care of others. He desires to feel needed and protective, receiving attention from his partner through kind words and subtle gestures to make his day. Although he can be moody, pessimistic, and clingy, he is a creative and generous partner who seeks someone to share life with


💜 Cancer Woman ~ A Lover’s Guide

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The Cancer personality can be complex, but at the core, they are home-loving and conservative individuals. A Cancer woman is vulnerable, emotional, and not prone to quickly fall in love. Once she trusts someone, she will be passionate and fiercely loyal. To win her heart, one must take the initiative and make the first move, while also respecting her desire to be treated like a lady. She is not the ideal choice for someone looking for a one-night stand, and requires more from her partner than casual encounters. This romantic woman needs a partner who believes in love and is attuned to her unspoken feelings.
Despite her cautious nature, a Cancer woman is deeply erotic. When she feels secure and able to express her true personality and emotions, they will be displayed through an incredible sex life. For a lasting relationship with a Cancer woman, a partner must be faithful, respectful, and honest. Betrayal is not easily forgotten, and she can become rigid and unpredictable when hurt.
Compatible Signs Cancer Should Consider: Taurus, Virgo, Scorpio, Pisces, Capricorn
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📝 By Iva Vucinic