Everything You Need to Know About Aries and Gemini Compatibility

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When it comes to astrological compatibility, we can learn a lot by looking at zodiac signs’ elements. Water signs and fire signs don’t go well together because, well, water puts out a fire. And earth signs and air signs aren’t considered compatible because they’re pretty much total opposites. When it comes to fire signs and air signs, though, that’s a different story. You need air to keep a fire going! When you put Aries and Gemini together, will their chemistry be as hot as a forest fire or just a lot of hot air?

The Aries Basics

Dates: March 21 to April 19

Element: Fire

Modality: Cardinal

Ruler: Mars

Tarot card: The Emperor

Represented by: The ram

Famous Aries: Halle Bailey, Pedro Pascal, Mariah Carey, Lady Gaga, Anya Taylor-Joy, Kristen Stewart, Sarah Jessica Parker, Keira Knightley, Reese Witherspoon, Randall Park, Jessica Chastain, Hayley Kiyoko, America Ferrera, Kourtney Kardashian, Lil Nas X, Simu Liu

The Gemini Basics

Dates: May 21 to June 20

Element: Air

Modality: Mutable

Ruler: Mercury

Tarot card: The Lovers

Represented by: The twins

Famous Geminis: Angelina Jolie, Kanye West, Naomi Campbell, Tom Holland, Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, Chris Evans, Kendrick Lamar, Laverne Cox, Nicole Kidman, Awkwafina, KJ Apa, Troye Sivan, Emily Ratajkowski, Natalie Portman, Colin Farrell

Aries and Gemini: Personality Traits

Aries and Gemini have a lot in common. They’re both extremely playful, passionate, and don’t take things too seriously. Fire sign Aries has a bit of a temper, while air sign Gemini can be a bit moody. Aries is a natural leader, which is fine with Gemini, who’s just here to make friends. They’re both very sociable and outgoing. They do have some differences—namely, Gemini tends to lead with the head and Aries with the heart—but together, they mesh well.

Aries and Gemini: Friendship Compatibility

These two are incredibly compatible as friends. They both have a seemingly endless social battery. In fact, they both thrive when they're surrounded by other people. They’re textbook extroverts, two of the most outgoing signs of the zodiac. Gem and Aries are both very playful, too. Whenever they’re together, they’re joking and laughing nonstop. The challenges here can come from their few points of difference: Gemini is more flaky and noncommittal than bold and determined Aries, and they can accidentally stoke Aries’s infamous temper.

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Aries and Gemini: Sexual Compatibility

Aries and Gemini share a sense of playfulness and curiosity that means they’ll have the best time in bed together. They want to try every kink, sex position, sex toy, role play scenario, etc. at least once and maybe twice, just to make sure they know if they do/don’t like it. Even their points of differences are compatible: Aries prefers to take charge, and Gemini is just fine with that. Gemini has a love of dirty talk, and Aries is down to give it a try. All in all, Aries’ passion and Gemini’s sense of fun combine to make major sexual chemistry.

Aries and Gemini: Relationship Compatibility

The traits that make Aries and Gemini excellent friends and lovers—their playfulness, curiosity, and sense of fun—will also help them in a relationship. However, there are a few downsides. Remember how I said that Aries and Gemini don’t take much seriously? Yeah, that can have its drawbacks. When things are great, these two are having tons of fun. But when conflict arises, Gemini will do their best to avoid addressing it and Aries could let their temper get the better of them. Additionally, these two can get so caught up in the fun times that they neglect the more serious parts of their relationship, like budgeting and making sure they have similar goals and timelines for their future together. To make a relationship work long-term, these two will need to learn how to have ~serious discussion~ (not so fun, I know, but very important).

Aries and Gemini: Marriage Compatibility

So, Aries and Gemini could have a tumultuous marriage: Either things are great or they’re terrible. When they’re getting along, Aries and Gemini have it all—witty banter, passionate sex, tons of fun. But yeah, they’re not so great at communicating issues as they pop up and finding a compromise. Gemini can be non-confrontational, while Aries can blow up over nothing. If these two can figure out how to work together on any issues, though, there’s no stopping them.

Famous Aries and Gemini Couples


  • Saoirse Ronan (Aries) and Jack Lowden (Gemini)

  • Jamie Chung (Aries) and Bryan Greenberg (Gemini)

Broken up:

  • Kourtney Kardashian (Aries) and Scott Disick (Gemini)

  • Lady Gaga (Aries) and Christian Carino (Gemini)

  • Emily Ratajkowski (Gemini) and Eric Andre (Aries)

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