The 7 Feminine Archetypes (Which One Are You?)

The sage: This archetype is incredibly wise.

Thought Catalog
3 min readJan 18, 2024
İbrahim Bozkurt

By Kelly Peacock

As human beings, we embody rich traits that make us deeply extraordinary. Feminine archetypes are a symbolic representation of ourselves, our strengths, and even our divine purpose. The spirit of a feminine archetype transcends gender boundaries, so no matter how you identify, anyone has a masculine and feminine side. They are universal patterns and traits and knowing which feminine archetype you are can allow for you to feel empowered to embrace your most authentic self.

Here are the 7 feminine archetypes and how to know which one you are:

The Mother

This archetype represents unconditional love, compassion, and a nurturing nature. If you find it easy to take care of others (as if it were a calling of some kind…), and you find joy in being a pillar of support, a listening ear, and a shoulder to cry on, and creating a safe space for others, then you might be a Mother.

The Maiden

This archetype is youthful and carefree, with a curiosity for life and a wholesome spirit of adventure. If people have told you that you have a “light” or a vibrant energy to you, or you enjoy inspiring others to explore, create, and…



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