Symbols are an important part of pagan (or pagan) practices. People use them not only as jewelry or for magic, but also for a deeper connection with their personal lives. This page lists some of the most popular Pagan and Wiccan symbols you'll find in modern Paganism. We have also provided the meanings and translations of these Pagan and Wiccan symbols.

In modern paganism and Wicca, many traditions use symbols as part of ritual or in magic. Some symbols are used to represent elements, others to represent ideas.


Pagan symbols

Here are some of the most popular Pagan and Wiccan symbols.

air symbolAir symbol

Air is one of five elements found in most Wiccan and pagan traditions. Air is one of four classical elements that is often used in Wiccan rituals. Air is an element of the East associated with the soul and breath of life. Air is associated with yellow and white. Other elements are also used in pagan and Wiccan symbolism: fire, earth and water.

seax wica symbolSeax Vika

Seax-Wica is a tradition or denomination of the neo-pagan religion of Wicca that is heavily inspired by the iconography of historical Anglo-Saxon paganism, although, unlike theodism, it is not a reconstruction of the religion from the early Middle Ages. ... Seax Wica is a tradition founded in the 1970s by author Raymond Buckland. It is inspired by the ancient Saxon religion, but is not specifically a reconstructionist tradition. The symbol of the tradition represents the moon, sun and eight Wiccan Saturdays.

pentacle pagan symbolPentacle

A pentacle is a five-pointed star or pentagram enclosed in a circle. The five branches of the star represent the four classical elements, with the fifth element usually being either Spirit or I, depending on your tradition. The pentacle is probably the most famous symbol of Wicca today, and is often used in jewelry and other adornments. Usually, during Wiccan rituals, a pentacle is painted on the ground, and in some traditions it is used as a sign of degree. It is also considered a symbol of protection and is used for reflection in some pagan traditions.A standard symbol for witches, masons, and many other pagan or occult groups.

horned god symbolSymbol of the Horned God

The Horned God is one of the two main deities of the pagan religion of Wicca. He is often given various names and qualifiers, and he represents the masculine part of the duotheistic theological system of religion and the other part the feminine Triple Goddess. According to popular Wiccan belief, it is associated with nature, wildlife, sexuality, hunting and the cycle of life.

wheel of hecateWheel of hecate

This labyrinth-like symbol has its origins in Greek legend where Hecate was known as the keeper of the crossroads before she turned into the goddess of magic and witchcraft.The wheel of Hecate is a symbol used by some Wiccan traditions. She seems more popular among feminist traditions and represents the three aspects of the Goddess: Virgo, Mother, and Old Woman.

elven starElven star

The elven star or seven-pointed star is found in certain offshoots of the magical tradition of Wicca. However, it has different names and can be associated with many other magical traditions.It is also a reminder that seven is a sacred number in many magical traditions, associated with the seven days of the week, the seven pillars of wisdom, and many other magical theories. In Kabbalah, the seven is associated with the sphere of victory.

sun wheelSun wheel

Although sometimes referred to as the Sun Wheel, this symbol represents the Wheel of the Year and the eight Wiccan Saturdays. The term "sun wheel" comes from the sun cross, which was used to refer to the solstices and equinoxes in some pre-Christian European cultures.

triple moon symbolTriple Moon Symbol

This symbol is found in many neo-pagan and Wiccan traditions as a symbol of the Goddess. The first crescent represents the waxing phase of the moon, which signifies new beginnings, new life and renewal. The central circle symbolizes the full moon, the time when magic is most important and powerful. Finally, the last crescent represents the waning moon, which signifies the time for the exorcism of magic and the return of things.


In the Celtic world, we find triskeles engraved on Neolithic stones throughout Ireland and Western Europe. For modern pagans and Wiccans, it is sometimes used to refer to the three Celtic kingdoms - earth, sea, and sky.


In some modern traditions, it represents a combination of mind, body and soul, and in pagan groups based on the Celtic tradition, it symbolizes the three kingdoms of earth, sea and sky.


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Pagan symbol of anti-deosil meaning

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Yonian pagan symbol

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Pagan symbol of winter

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Pagan witch symbol

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Pagan Renaissance symbol

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Pagan symbol of blessing

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Dream inducing symbol

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Old woman symbol

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Death symbol

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Pagan meaning symbol Deosil

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Summer symbol

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Symbol of pagan friendship

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Travel symbol

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Pagan symbol of fertility

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Autumn symbol

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Earth symbol

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Pagan symbol of protection

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Pagan health symbol

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Weight loss symbol

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Pagan love symbol

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Circle of Magic

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Glyph of Magical Energy

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Symbol of Magic Power

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Girl symbol

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Pagan marriage symbol

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Pagan money symbol

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Mother symbol

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Pagan peace symbol

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Symbol of pagan spirituality

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Spring symbol

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Pagan water symbol

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Pentagram symbol

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Child protection symbol

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Psychic awareness symbol

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Pagan symbol of purification

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