|All the Queens of the minor Arcana -
QUEEN OF SWORDS
QUEEN OF RODS
QUEEN OF CUPS
QUEEN OF PENTACLES
- are embodiments of the female principle. However, each of them is just one specific, clearly distinguishable type of femaleness.
The male counterpart of the Empress is
He stands for the "male", the rational, law and duty orientated form of rulership.