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Princeton's WordNet

  1. face card, picture card, court cardnoun

    one of the twelve cards in a deck bearing a picture of a face

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  1. face cardnoun

    A playing card which has a picture on it (usually Jack, Queen or King, but can include Ace or Joker).

Wikipedia

  1. Face card

    In a deck of playing cards, the term face card (US) or court card (British and US), and sometimes Royalty, is generally used to describe a card that depicts a person as opposed to the pip cards. They are also known as picture cards, or until the early 20th century, coat cards.

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  1. face card

    A face card refers to any playing card in a deck that displays a face, which typically are the king, queen, or jack in traditional western gaming systems. It does not include number cards or ace.

Wikidata

  1. Face card

    In a deck of playing cards, the term face card is generally used to describe a card that depicts a person. Modern decks include three face cards per suits, or twelve face cards in a suit of four decks. ⁕A deck of French playing cards has the following face cards: Jack, Queen. King ⁕Italian playing cards replace the Queen by the Knight: Fante, Knight, Re ⁕German and Swiss playing cards similarly have three male face cards per deck, Under/Unter, Ober, König While modern decks of playing cards may contain a Joker depicting a person, jokers are not normally considered to be face cards.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of face card in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of face card in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5


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