We’re covered just about every aspect of astrology— from houses to elements to each and every planet. But, you know what we haven’t done? An in-depth guide for each sign in the zodiac. Now we’ve reached Gemini, one of the most polarizing signs in the zodiac. Take a look at our guide to Gemini in the gallery below, then let us know if you have Gemini in your chart in the comments section on social media.
What is Gemini?
Gemini is the third sign in the zodiac and Geminis have birthdays between May 21st and June 21st. The name originates from its constellation and it’s represented by the twins. Gemini is a mutable air sign and it’s ruled by Mercury.
If your Sun is in Gemini, you’re a social butterfly. You’re known for being inquisitive, outgoing, charming, adaptable and curious. However, you do have a reputation for being incredibly inconsistent and can be considered two faced in certain scenarios.
If your Moon is in Gemini, you have an exceptionally active mind. You have a lot of energy and tend to cycle through your emotions quickly. You may also be known for having a nervous or anxious personality.
If your Rising is in Gemini, you’re quite the talker. You can strike up a conversation with just about anyone and love to learn new things. You’re also known for changing up your physical appearance depending on whom you’re spending time with.
Geminis are most compatible with their fellow air signs, Libra and Aquarius. They can also have magnetic chemistry with fellow high energy signs, Aries and Leo. You’re typically least compatible with Earth signs—Taurus, Virgo and Capricorn.
Geminis will often find success in communications careers. They’re known for their charisma and having a way with words, often gravitating toward careers in journalism, media and language. They’re also fierce negotiators and fair well in politics and law.
Some of our favorite Gemini sun celebrities include Angelina Jolie, Johnny Depp, Octavia Spencer, Helena Bonham Carter, Laverne Cox, Mel B, Idina Menzel, Tom Holland, Brooke Shields, Awkwafina, Iggy Azalea, Emily Ratajkowski, Natalie Portman, Adriana Lima, Chris Evans, Lucy Hale, Kendrick Lamar and Nicole Kidman.