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Capricorn on House Cusps

Capricorn Goat drawing, zodiac symbol

These are interpretations for Capricorn on the cusp of each birth chart house.

Since Capricorn is cardinal earth, we need to find structure and social acknowledgment regarding the affairs of the house with Capricorn on the cusp. In this house you need respect and recognition from others. Do not actively pursue this recognition for it can only be earned through merit. There is always a feeling of frustration with regard to the affairs of the house ruled by Capricorn. In your personal birth chart, the house with Capricorn on the cusp is ruled by the planet Saturn. So look to the position and sign of Saturn for more clues regarding the sphere of life with Capricorn on the cusp.

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Capricorn on 1st House Cusp

If Capricorn is on the 1st house cusp (Capricorn Rising), discipline, systematic endeavor, hard work, and patience are your characteristics. Everything you do has a purpose and is designed to achieve some definite practical end. You’re serious, austere, somewhat melancholy, and reserved. Read more about Capricorn Rising

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Capricorn on 2nd House Cusp

If Capricorn is on the 2nd house cusp, you have a responsible and ambitious approach to earning money. You do not spend money foolishly or impulsively. You feel it should be used for things that have lasting value, and you are often quite frugal.

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Capricorn on 3rd House Cusp

If Capricorn is on the 3rd house cusp, you’re careful in the expression of your thoughts. You never say or write anything unless there is a definite reason for doing so, which is why they have a reputation for secrecy. Since your words are carefully calculated for maximum impact, you can be harsh and exacting in your speech. This is where the Scorpio sting appears (most people with this cusp overlay are Scorpio Rising).

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Capricorn on 4th House Cusp

If Capricorn is on the 4th house cusp, since you want everything in its proper place, you are a great disciplinarian and household organizer. Yet nothing is ever systematized to your satisfaction. Much work and responsibility are concentrated in the home. Although your family tends to be conservative and austere, it’s important to you that your home be recognized as contributing to the life of the community.

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Capricorn on 5th House Cusp

If Capricorn is on the 5th house cusp, you are rather prudish concerning sex and romance. Although you appear to be cold, you are highly sexed. You frequently realize your ambitions through the one you love, or through your children, or through your own creative mind. You are extremely cautious in the realm of speculation and don�t enter into risky or unethical business schemes. You seek pleasures that are serious and contemplative, and you have the ability to enjoy hard work.

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Capricorn on 6th House Cusp

If Capricorn is on the 6th house cusp, you’re intensely serious about your profession. Anyone who scoffs at your work will have a lion to deal with (most people with this cusp overlay are Leo Rising). When you work, you work hard.

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Capricorn on 7th House Cusp

If Capricorn is on the 7th house cusp, there is a tendency to be cautious and reserved in forming partnerships and to be shy in public relations. Since large crowds frighten you, you don’t like to remain in a crowd for very long. You’re cautious in marriage. You tend to marry late in life and often for status.

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Capricorn on 8th House Cusp

If Capricorn is on the 8th house cusp, you have to earn your fair share in any sort of partnership or you feel unfulfilled. If you’re lucky enough to get an inheritance, there is generally delay and the inheritance is often tied up in litigation. However, people with this cusp overlay usually protect themselves by buying insurance.

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Capricorn on 9th House Cusp

If Capricorn is on the 9th house cusp, you’re very traditional and conservative in religion and philosophy. Your philosophical outlook is restricted by materialism. Your humanitarian instincts are expressed through your professional work.

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Capricorn on 10th House Cusp

If Capricorn is on the 10th house cusp, you’re ambitious and want to achieve professional prominence through competition. You may not always cultivate the patience needed to submit to those in the position to give you the promotion you desire.

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Capricorn on 11th House Cusp

If Capricorn is on the 11th house cusp, since your hopes and wishes are dominated by a desire for security, you choose stable, conservative, and established people as friends.

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Capricorn on 12th House Cusp

People with Capricorn on the 12th house cusp are usually Aquarius Rising, and are more conservative than they like to admit. Although they’re sometimes limited by unconscious fears, their hidden strength is the discipline that enables them to work hard behind the scenes. They can be trusted with secrets, and they often work on secret projects.

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