Cancer

Similar: Water Sign, Zodiac Sign, Cardinal Sign

The Cancer zodiac sign is symbolized by the crab in Astrology. Aptly, this zodiac sign is known to retreat when they feel overwhelmed. Cancer is the 4th sign of the zodiac falling after Gemini and before Leo. When the Sun enters Cancer from June 21st to July 22nd, all those born in that time will exhibit the traits of Cancer.

Top Cancer Traits:

  1. Loyal

  2. Caring

  3. Moody

  4. Vindictive

  5. Protective

  6. Intuitive

Cancers are Cardinal water signs, meaning that they are highly intuitive and psychic natural healers that are known for their emotional energy.  Cancers are homebodies and they need a home to feel secure, known as the initiators - Cancers will always be the first one to make you feel at home or welcome you into their lives. 

They are sensitive lovers who make great partners in highly communicative and emotionally mature relationships. When the tide starts coming in, Cancer will often take charge and follow their intuition, meaning lots of deep and vulnerable talks are on the horizon. 

Their maternal instincts make them great counselors, nurses, teachers, social workers, and often work in the healing arts.

Other Water Signs

Other Cardinal Signs

Learn more about the Cancer Zodiac sign here.

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