Archetypes

Diving into the meanings and concepts of gods, goddesses, tarot cards, and more.

What is an Archetype?

I’ve lived most of my life not even thinking about archetypes. I’d heard the word, sure. But it wasn’t really on my radar. Now, it is. So, what is an archetype? I like this explanation from Merriam-Webster’s online dictionary. Archetype comes from the Greek verb archein (“to begin” or “to rule”) and the…