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Star sign compatibility: is his/her zodiac sign the right one for you?

February 02, 2019

If you know your zodiac sign, you already know some facts about the traits, tendencies, and challenges associated with your sign. But did you know that there are also connections between your zodiac sign and your love life? Star sign compatibility is a thing! Who you find attractive, who will be attracted to you and the types of relationships that are likely to keep you satisfied in the long-term.

A skilled astrologer can predict which signs you might be most compatible with, and what romantic pitfalls you might have to look out for. Of course, any good astrologer will also tell you that it’s not as simple as recommending two pairs of signs and leaving it at that, but there are some zodiac signs that just generally tend to hit it off romantically.

I personally love helping people find love and long-lasting relationships, so I've looked up four talented Astrologers and found out what they stay about which zodiac sign you might be most compatible with. Will you find your ideal love match in this list?

Which star signs could be a perfect match for yours? Read on to find out. A side note though. Always trust your gut when it comes to choosing a partner.

The Astro Twins, Astrologers

Same Signs

The most obvious compatible partnerships happen between two people with the same sign. This partnership usually means that both people have come to love themselves, which is ace. According to the Astro Twins, life with your same sign partner will be simple, in sync and easy. However, same sign pairs often don’t end up together because most people don’t want easy. The AstroTwins explain on their website: "If you date someone of the same sign, congratulations. You've probably embraced your quirks and accepted your humanity."

Opposite Signs

The 12 zodiac signs are divided along a circular vector system. If your partner's sign is opposite yours on the zodiac vector, it can make for a great romantic pairing. "You can be polar opposites who want to kill each other or you can be the yin to each others' yang," Ophira said from Astro Twins. "That opposite person will be like a mirror to parts of yourself that you're not aware of." The opposite signs are:

  • Aries + Libra 
  • Taurus + Scorpio
  • Gemini + Sagittarius
  • Cancer + Capricorn
  • Leo + Aquarius
  • Virgo + Pisces

Couples that are five signs apart

Another coupling with a lot of potential is a partner who is five signs away from your own. "The purpose of relationships is not just for it to be easy and live in romantic la la land, but for us to grow," Ophira from The Astro Twins said. "So I find that a lot of people actually pick someone who's five signs away from theirs and it's this weird karmic thing."

As the AstroTwins' explain, these pairings are complex but can lead to an intense bond with a deep level of intimacy. Though the partnership won't always work because you're so astrologically different, it can be magical if you find the right person. Signs that are 5 signs apart are:

  •  Aries + Virgo or Scorpio
  • Taurus + Libra or Sagittarius
  • Gemini + Scorpio or Capricorn
  • Cancer + Sag or Aquarius
  • Leo + Capricorn or Pisces
  • Virgo + Aquarius or Aries
  • Libra + Pisces or Taurus
  • Scorpio + Aries or Gemini
  • Sagittarius + Taurus or Cancer


Couples with matching element signs

Signs whose elements match are another super compatible pairing. Each of the 12 zodiac signs is matched with one of the four elements: Water, Air, Earth, and Fire. If your partner shares the same element as you, the relationship is sure to be easygoing and familiar. "In this pairing you've never felt so comfortable, so understood on a core level," the AstroTwins write. But a little extra effort is required for keeping the passion alive — you'll need to make sure you maintain some independence in this relationship. Matching element signs are:

  • Water: Cancer + Scorpio + Pisces
  • Air: Gemini + Libra + Aquarius
  • Earth: Taurus + Virgo + Capricorn
  • Fire: Aries + Leo + Sagittarius


Couples that are three signs apart

Power couples are usually three signs apart. The AstroTwins say that shacking up with someone whose sign is three away from your own on the zodiac vector will create a sexy dynamic tension. By overcoming that possible tensions, this partnership can evolve into the coveted "power couple" designation. Signs that are three signs apart are:

  • Aries + Cancer or Capricorn
  • Taurus + Aquarius or Leo
  • Gemini + Pisces or Virgo
  • Cancer + Aries or Libra
  • Leo + Taurus or Scorpio
  • Virgo + Gemini or Sagittarius
  • Libra + Cancer or Capricorn
  • Scorpio + Leo or Aquarius
  • Sagittarius + Virgo or Pisces
  • Capricorn + Aries or Libra
  • Aquarius + Scorpio or Taurus
  • Pisces + Gemini or Sagittarius

Couples that are two signs apart

Couples who are two signs apart are likely to be great friends and lovers too. You may need to work harder on keeping the spark going than other pairs though. 

  • Aries: Sagittarius or Aquarius
  • Taurus: Pisces or Cancer
  • Gemini: Aries or Leo
  • Cancer: Taurus or Virgo
  • Leo: Gemini or Libra
  • Virgo: Cancer or Scorpio
  • Libra: Leo or Sagittarius
  • Scorpio: Virgo or Capricorn
  • Sagittarius: Libra or Aquarius
  • Capricorn: Scorpio or Pisces
  • Aquarius: Sagittarius or Aries
  • Pisces: Capricorn or Taurus

Wishing Moon Astrologers

Wishing Moon Astrologers have been around for many years. We love these matches, but have to ask - if Aries' best match is Libra, why isn't Libra's best match Aries?

Aries - Your best match is Libra - They match with you emotionally.

Taurus - Your best match is Scorpio - The spark is so intense, it’s crazy.

Gemini - Your best match is Sagittarius - You need someone to keep you on your toes.

Cancer - Your best match is Taurus - Their practical nature can help in times where you are emotional

Leo  - Your best match is Sagittarius - They have the same sexual passions as you.

Virgo - Your best match is Scorpio - You like someone who does what they say they will do.

Libra - Your best match is Libra - As the same sign, you’re like two peas in a pod.

Scorpio  - Your best match is Pisces - Both of you are imaginative fun and honest.

Sagittarius - Your best match is Aquarius - You’re positive and so are they. They’ll be totally solid for any problems the two of you might face.

Capricorn  - Your best match is Virgo - They can help you reach your goals because they love to help and see people succeed.

Aquarius  - Your best match is Sagittarius - You have a lovely balance when it comes to sexuality.

Pisces  - Your best match is Scorpio - You 100% understand each other’s language.


Robert Phoenix, Astrologer

Aries - Leos are your perfect match when it comes to having a family and settling down. But if you see yourself living a life of travel an adventure you’re better off coupling up with a Sagitarrius. They'll be your best bet for a life of adventure.

Taurus - Cancer is the best match for you if you want to settle down and have a family and cosy home life. However, if you're much more focused on career, or have an entrepreneurial spirit, then a Capricorn is a better choice.

Gemini - Geminis should look for a partner who can offer stimulating conversation, keep up with you and be lots of fun and for this he suggests Sagittarius. Another good bet for you is Aquarius, for a long-lasting romance that is exciting too.

Cancer - Your perfect match is either a Virgo or a Capricorn - Virgo for a partner who can handle anything and Capricorn for the ultimate romantic attraction.

Leo - A Gemini will match you in comedy and fun. As for someone to take on the world with? Go for an Aries, and get to accomplishing all your goals.

Virgo - Taurus is an ideal match for a Virgo. They also want a deep commitment and enduring love life. If you see yourself heading in an entrepreneurial direction, then a Capricorn is your ideal partner.

Libra - Your most compatible sign is Libra.  You’re both very sociable, relaxed and have a massive sense of adventure.

Scorpio - Your best partner is a Virgo. The sexual vibe between Scorpio and Virgo is powerful. Once the pairing moves past the initial stages of courtship and develops a sense of trust, the emotional bond becomes rock solid. 

Sagittarius - Your kindred spirit is an Aquarius and your best match for a life of ideals is a Libra.

Capricorn - If you'd like to take on the world, couple up with a Scorpio. They'll be there to support your hardworking ways.

Aquarius - You are best paired with a partner who will get you, through and through. The best sign for that is another Aquarius.

Pisces - Find a Cancer for unconditional love. The moment a Pisces and Cancer lay eyes on each other, an emotional bond is formed. With a mutual sensitive spirit, they always look out for each other and avoid hurting one another at all costs.

So that's what we have found out about star signs and compatibility in love. Did you find your love match in here? What do you want in a relationship? Easy and familiar, challenging but rewarding, a power couple dynamic, or something else?

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