What does each card represent?
This is very similar to the four major pillars of the economy in the Middle Ages: Hearts represented the Church, Spades represented the military, Clubs represented agriculture, and Diamonds represented the merchant class. Cards have different meanings. The Ace of Spades is said to be to be Spidaille or Death Card.
What do the 52 playing cards represent?
The most common theory is that the 52 cards represent 52 weeks in a year. The four colors represent the four seasons. The 13 cards in a suit represent the thirteen weeks in each season, Four suits times 13 cards in a suite equals 52.
Is Tarot a form of cartomancy?
In English-speaking countries, the most common form of cartomancy is generally tarot card reading.