Scorpio Traits and Star Sign Personality

Do you know the traits of a Scorpio? As the zodiac’s eighth sign, Scorpio personality traits include mysteriousness, intensity and relationships built on trust. Understanding Scorpio traits can help you get along with this sign in love, work and life.

What are Scorpio traits?

Have you ever met someone who was as loyal as they were competitive, but maybe a little bit TOO intense at times? Chances are, this person was a Scorpio, the sign born between October 23-November 21. Learning the Scorpio star sign personality and Scorpio traits can help you coexist in harmony with this zodiac sign, which can be protective and magnetic but also secretive, possessive and vengeful.

Chief among the traits of a Scorpio is their fierce need for relationships built on trust that are meant to last. A Scorpio has intense eyes, a hawk-like gaze and smooth movements. Ruled by power-monger Pluto, a Scorpio loves to be in a position of authority. It takes a lot to earn a Scorpio’s trust—though once you do there’s a strong chance the bond will last a lifetime. Scorpio is the sign of the trendsetter and intense intimacy. As the zodiac’s eighth sign, a Scorpio is known for their bravery.

What kind of person is Scorpio?

Positive Scorpio astrology traits include magnetism, passionate, loyal and protective. They’re not afraid to cut ties with a relationship at the drop of a hat if they feel like they can no longer trust a person. A Scorpio has little patience for simple-minded people. This is a sign that also needs to have complete and total control of a situation.

Difficult traits of the Scorpio sign include obsessive, possessive, jealous, secretive and vengeful. Scorpio is a leadership-oriented fixed sign and an emotional water sign. Many Scorpios will talk a big game about their world domination plans At times, Scorpio can be manipulative, working behind-the-scenes in their favor. But they can also be extremely loyal and protective of their loved ones.

While these traits of the Scorpio sign can make them seem intimidating, their deep desire for intimacy and perma-bonding makes their magnetic charm is irresistible.

Now that you know more about the personality traits of Scorpio, find out how you match with this zodiac sign.

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Traits of the Astrology Signs

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Leo Traits (July 23-August 22)

Virgo Traits (August 23-September 22)

Libra Traits (September 23-October 22)

Scorpio Traits (October 23-November 21)

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Aquarius Traits (January 20 to February 18)

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

AstroTwins

Identical twin sisters Ophira and Tali Edut, known as The AstroTwins, are the founders of Astrostyle.com and the authors of multiple bestselling astrology books. Their horoscopes reach millions here and through their resident astrologer column at ELLE Magazine.