The Coffin

The Coffin

The Coffin Lenormand Meaning Keywords

  • Ending
  • Dying
  • Funeral
  • Loss
  • Grief
  • Mourning
  • Sadness

The Coffin Lenormand Card Meaning and Interpretation

The Coffin Lenormand card speaks about loss and all its related hardships - it is about the emotional process and transitions we have to make when something which we hold dear ceases to exist. This Lenormand card indicates that you are going through an ending, and you’ll have to look towards the other cards within the reading to understand what this ending is about; perhaps a state of mind, a relationship, a job, or a deeply held belief.

Alongside loss, comes suffering, and the coffin card can also indicate grief and mourning - a stage that we must go through in order to let something that we’ve lost go. Sometimes, the card can indicate that your progress is stalled because you cannot let go, and properly mourn and release a deep seated pain.

Finally, this card can also indicate burying - we are putting something so deep in the ground that we can never access it again. This card can indicate that you are repressing something; it could be feelings, wishes, desires, fears - things that perhaps you may feel deep shame or guilt about.

Questions to Ask with The Coffin

  • What do I have to let go?
  • What haven’t I mourned yet?
  • What am I repressing?
  • How can I move beyond this loss?

The Coffin Lenormand Correspondences

  • Card Symbol: Nine of Diamonds
  • Number: 8
  • General Feeling: Negative
  • Planet: Pluto
  • Zodiac: Scorpio
  • Timing: Forever

The Coffin Lenormand Combinations

Paired CardCombined Meaning
1. Ridera final message, news of an ending
2. Cloverloss of one's luck, loss of one's easy life
3. Shipend to journey, end to travel, to bury one's craving for adventure
4. Houseloss of family, loss of tradition, burying the familiar
5. Treemajor illness, severe depression, declining health
6. Cloudsthe ending is confusing, grief creates confusion
7. Snakeputting your desires to an end, giving up your desires
9. Bouquetending one's social life, loss of gratitude
10. Scythea sudden ending, a painful ending
11. Whipend of a conflict, repressed aggression
12. Birdsworrying about loss, putting an end to chatty gossip
13. Childloss of innocence, repressed inner child
14. Foxrepressing one's own desires, self care during grief
15. Bearloss of a leader, loss of power, overpowering grief
16. Starsloss of meaning, loss of hope for one's dreams
17. Storkputting an end to transformation, transformation in dealing with grief
18. Doglosing a friend, losing loyalty, supportive friends during mourning
19. Towerending of loneliness, grief from isolation
20. Gardenpublic mourning, leaving public sphere
21. Mountaindifficulties in letting go, grief that feels overwhelming
22. Crossroadrestraint, self-repression of freedom, giving up choices, no way out
23. Miceending is coming slowly, end of unhealthy situation
24. Heartending of love, ending of compassion, grief about lost love
25. Ringending a commitment, break a promise
26. Bookpainful truth, ending one's education
27. Lettercommunicating an ending, ending of communication
28. Mana grieving man, a widow, or a man that has died
29. Womana grieving woman, a widow, or a woman that has died
30. Lilyending of physical pleasure, hide or bury one's sensual desires
31. Sunending of something that brings joy, victory over sadness
32. Moondeep sadness and grief, emotional trauma
33. Keyopening up to grief, acceptance of an ending
34. Fishloss of finances, lose something of value
35. Anchorbeing stuck in one's grief, inability to let go of loss
36. Crossa painful ending, deep suffering coming from loss