Drawing The World Card And 7 Of Swords Tarot Cards Together | What Do They Mean When Together? | A Complete Guide

  • By: Reece
  • Date: 13 January 2023
  • Time to read: 9 min.

A key aspect of reading your own tarot is interpreting cards. For a beginner interpreting a single card can be fine, as there are plenty of resources to help you out, however interpreting two or more can be very tricky.

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However, if you have been practising single card readings for a while a 2 card spread will be a great introduction into reading multiple cards.

As you’ve found this page, you’re probably wondering how to interpret the The World card and 7 Of Swords card together in particular.

The The World card and 7 Of Swords have unique qualities and will interact with each other in different ways depending on what kind of reading you are doing.

What does The World and 7 Of Swords mean together?

The combination of The World tarot card and The 7 Of Swords tarot card suggest that you may be completing a lesson or goal soon, which will require you to travel or emigrate. However, during this time, you could experience a sense of betrayal or dishonesty, or the feeling that someone is taking something from you without your permission. This could cause you to feel the need to run away or hide, yet the ultimate reminder is that you will achieve the goal, complete the lesson and emerge in a better place.

The meaning may differ depending on what you are asking. Here are some common questions and their possible meanings

What does The World and 7 Of Swords mean together for your love life?

The World and 7 of Swords cards in your love life are a sign that a major lesson has been completed. That lesson could be related to not trusting the wrong people and understanding that the world is full of deception. Both of these cards can also represent travel, although not necessarily physical. The 7 of Swords could also represent mental or emotional travel as well.

The World card can also symbolize the completion of an important journey, and with the 7 of Swords, it could mean that the journey was not without some unsavory moments. It could also be a sign that it’s time to emigrate, either to a mental or emotional place or a physical place. It’s time to move on and start fresh.

It could also mean that you’ve finally reached a place where you understand the dangers of depending too much on someone else. The 7 of Swords can represent theft or betrayal, so this card could be a warning that you need to be careful when trusting someone new.

At the same time, the World card indicates that you have the power to make a happy ending out of a difficult situation. The message here is to learn from the past, move on, and build something better for yourself. It’s time to trust in yourself and recognize the power within you. Whether it be in terms of your love life or in terms of life in general, you have the power to make the choices that will bring you the happiest outcome.

What does The World and 7 Of Swords mean together for your finances?

When the World tarot card and the 7 of Swords come together, they can represent a difficult period in one’s finances and work-related matters. This combination can signify a period of completing a goal or lesson, perhaps in regards to a job or career, and travelling for this purpose. It could also signify the completion of a project or a task long overdue.

This combination does indicate a possible “theft” or “dishonesty” in the sense that there may be someone involved in the process who is not being entirely truthful. This could be in terms of a business partner or colleague and the level of their involvement or commitment. It could also suggest that one might be tempted to take shortcuts and not adhere to the rules and regulations.

The 7 of Swords also suggests that there may be opportunity for “betrayal”, “running away” or leaving a situation or organization which would lead to a change in course. This could potentially lead to a better job or career path, however it could also bring with it a host of new challenges that one may not have previously been ready to face. The World tarot card indicates that, despite the risk of failure, these changes are necessary in order to complete the journey of the finances, work, and career.

In conclusion, when these two tarot cards come together they can indicate a period of completion, but also of potential risk and uncertainty in regards to one’s finances and job or career. Although there may be difficulty in navigating this terrain, the World card is there to remind us that change is necessary, and that this journey can ultimately be successful.

What does The World and 7 Of Swords mean together for your health?

The World and the 7 of Swords tarot card, when combined, can be interpreted to indicate a journey through an emotional and physical transformation related to our health. This transformation could be rooted in either a positive or negative context; however, regardless of the context, the message is one of completing a goal or lesson, and ultimately emigrating from an unhealthy state of affairs.

The World can symbolize the completion of a cycle, the mastery of a skill, and the finalization of a journey. When it comes to health, this card can signify that a particular goal has been achieved or that a lesson has been learned. The 7 of Swords tarot card, on the other hand, speaks to running away from something. This card can suggest betrayal, dishonesty, and theft—all of which can have an impact on physical and emotional wellbeing.

When these two cards are interpreted together, they can suggest a shift away from a situation of dishonesty, betrayal, and theft. Ultimately, this could mean leaving behind destructive habits and behaviors—ones that were stealing from us our health and wellbeing—in order to achieve a healthier and more balanced state. The World and the 7 of Swords card can symbolize the journey of a person who has decided to fully break away from unhealthy habits and make a successful transition to a healthier lifestyle. It is the journey of leaving behind what no longer serves and embracing the healthier, more harmonious parts of life.

The meaning of the cards will depend on what kind of reading you are doing and the question you asked the deck. This is a guide covering the general meanings of the cards and how they relate to each other.

Common 2-card spreads

Whilst it’s great to know who these two cards interact with each other, it’s important to note that the meaning will depend on the context of your spread

The most common 2 card spreads I recommend to newer readers are:

  • The 2 card cross (otherwise known as “The Fool’s Journey”)
  • The 2 card “Yes or No”

“The Fool’s Journey”

Setup: The two card cross is where you place two cards face up, one placed vertically and with one laying horizontally over

Interpretation: The 2 cards represent a “situation” and a “challenge”. The first card will describe the situation you are in with the second horizontal card being the “challenge” crossing you (literally crossing you in this case!)

Reading: Using the overviews in this guide is a great way to start. First, look at the meanings of the 2 cards, and see how they might relate either as your “situation” or “challenge”. Once you have that you can look at the general overview for how the two cards interact with each other.

The benefit of this spread is that it can give clarity when you’re feeling uncertain or anxious. Once you have clarity of thought, and a strong idea of what your challenge is you can find solutions to help your situation

The 2 card “Yes or No”

Setup: The 2 card “Yes or No” is where you place two cards face up side by side, whilst asking your deck a “yes or no” question.

Interpretation: Each card in a tarot deck has a “yes” or a “no” meaning. Look at the meanings of each card, and you will have your answer.

The benefit of this is you get a stronger yes or no compared to a single card draw. You may find you often get a mix of “yes or no”, and this is fine. It simply means there is doubt, or things are not yet clear.

Yes or No meaning

Things are a bit tricky for this combination, as The World and 7 Of Swords mean different things. The cards are unsure about your question, or the answer to the question has not yet been decided.

The “Yes” and “No” meanings can differ from reader to reader. The meanings here are based on what I believe are the generally accepted definitions.

What does The World mean?

Health: The World Tarot card is a sign of health in many aspects. It symbolizes the completion of long-term healing or recovery and the successful achieving of a major personal health-related goal. It is a reminder to take the time to appreciate and celebrate those successes and to look for the positive results that these efforts have achieved. The World Tarot card also speaks about the journey of healing, and the willingness to embrace change and progress. In terms of physical health, the World Tarot card signifies the balance between spiritual and physical well-being. The card encourages us to remember that taking good care of ourselves is essential for our overall health and longevity.

Finances: On the financial side of things, the World Tarot card suggests that big moves can bring big rewards. It is a card of opportunity and potential success, encouraging us to pursue our passions and dreams. The card also speaks of financial security and stability and reminds us to keep our finances in check and secure. It is a reminder to be mindful of our financial habits and save wisely. In terms of investments, the World Tarot card can indicate that this is a good time to take risks, provided you have done your research and are confident in your decisions.

Relationships: The World Tarot card speaks of relationships in a few different ways. Firstly, it suggests that deep, meaningful relationships are worth their weight in gold. It is a sign of support and commitment and reminds us to always make sure that our relationships are in check and that we are treating our loved ones with respect and kindness. This card also speaks of successful completion of relationship goals, and it can represent the end of a relationship cycle and the beginning of a new one. The card is a sign of a newfound connection, and a reminder to celebrate and cherish the relationships that we have.

What does 7 Of Swords mean?

The 7 Of Swords Tarot card suggests that it is possible there is a sense of unease and not having a sense of feeling secure in all areas of life. The card implies that it is possible that one’s health, finances and relationships could be undermined by the actions of another person or even the actions of the individual themselves.

When it comes to health, the 7 Of Swords Tarot card could mean that one’s physical and/or mental health is feeling unbalanced or unstable in some way. This could be due to the sense of anxiety or fear that comes with not feeling safe or secure in one’s own body or mind. Alternatively, it could be due to taking risks or pushing one’s body to its limits in a way that is not healthy.

When it comes to finances, the 7 Of Swords Tarot card could mean a sense of insecurity or even theft. Someone could be feeling like their financial situation is not secure, or that someone close to them is taking advantage of them and trying to take their hard-earned money without permission. It could also suggest that someone is taking unnecessary risks with their finances, putting them in a vulnerable state.

When it comes to relationships, the 7 Of Swords Tarot card could mean that betrayal and dishonesty is present in the situation. It could imply someone is feeling like their trust or loyalty is being taken advantage of, or it could mean that one person is not being honest with the other person in the relationship. It could also mean that someone is running away from their responsibilities or commitments in the relationship, as well as the possibility of having to face the consequences of their actions.

The 7 Of Swords Tarot card suggests that in order to get back to a better state of balance, it is important to look at the areas of one’s life where insecurity or uncertainty is present and make changes. It suggests that it is time to take steps to address the issues, make positive changes, and create a sense of trust and security in all aspects of life.


Understanding how the meaning of a reading changes once you start involving more than one card can be tricky. This will come with time and practice, however I hope this guide on what your cards might be telling you when you draw The World and 7 Of Swords has helped you.