Ambition is an aphrodisiac to driven Capricorn.

This kind of bond is about creating a solid foundation together on which to build. When Venus enters Capricorn, fleeting lust burns off and leaves behind a strong sense of stability, focus, and dedication. Venus in Capricorn is a placement that lends itself well to strong families. When Venus is in Capricorn, true romance means a serious and compatible partnership that helps each other accomplish their goals. That's not to say there isn't any sense of fun or classic romance here. It's just more likely to be seen when a safe bond has been formed.

Venus in Capricorn: Significance & Meaning

Element And Modality: Earth & Cardinal

Positive keywords for Venus in Capricorn:

  • Hardworking
  • Old-fashioned
  • Productive
  • Rational
  • Single-hearted

Negative keywords for Venus in Capricorn:

  • Austere
  • Cold
  • Conservative
  • Materialistic
  • Social Climber

Venus in Capricorn Personality

Venus in Capricorn excels in the business of love. They approach romance like most people do buying a car, i.e., seeking out a good deal. Love is secondary to whatever checklist that they've fashioned for their romantic interests. These natives desire a reliable partner who will put in the work to go the distance. In this way, they can be traditional in their romantic outlook. If, unlike their zodiacal predecessor, Sagittarius, they aim for the white picket fence and two-point-five children, they view it through the lens of achievement rather than sentimentality.

Families are an expectation or a goal to be met, but this isn't for quite some time. Capricorn Venus is the consummate workaholic and are often well-liked and well-respected for their performance at work. Their natural air of authority favors movement up the professional ladder.

Positive Traits

If Capricorn Venus' wrench themselves from work long enough to form one, their ideal relationship can span many decades. They are looking for the Bey to their Jay or some other such power couple dynamic. Capricorn Venus means to build a strong foundation and ultimately home with the object of their affection. Overall, there is an air of maturity to their romantic exploits.

They hope to achieve this longevity, not due to some endless honeymoon period, but the actual effort they know love requires. With material stability as their love language, these folks take care of their loved ones—financially and physically.

Negative Traits

Those with their Venus in Capricorn can be excessively practical. Since love is work, they strive to meet all their lover's expectations, even at the risk of losing themselves. Venus in Capricorn is not open-minded. If an interested party doesn't meet their laundry list of requirements, they won't even consider them.

Even outside of their high standards, love can be a difficult enterprise for Capricorn Venus, as tenderness and affection don't come easily to them. Behind their solemn persona is a hesitating individual who may not believe that they are even worthy of love.


They don't usually fall head over heels in love. Much like all of their undertakings, their romantic relationships are a gradual process, a project that they complete only through consistent effort and patience. Slow and steady wins the race for Venus in Capricorn, and most eschew grand displays of passion in the fire sign fashion. Due to the withdrawn nature of their affection, they are definitely not the sort of lovers to rush. However, given time to allow their icy comportment to melt away, they can be incredibly warm and devoted characters.

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