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Virgo Man and Capricorn Woman Compatibility: Love, Sex, and Chemistry

A Virgo man and Capricorn woman combination are a highly compatible match by zodiac sign. Each of them has an intuitive understanding of the other.

As Earth Signs, both of them consider material and practical matters before all other concerns. They want to build a comfortable life for themselves, and they will be able to work together to do so.

This couple will have a well-run and well-organized household, and they will build a nice life for themselves. They will also be able to complement each other well.

A Virgo man will be able to support a Capricorn woman by taking care of details so that she does not have to worry about them.

Likewise, a Capricorn woman will be able to help a Virgo man find stability and direction.

Virgo man, Capricorn woman: Strongest points of compatibility

  • Mutual understanding
  • Good communication
  • Shared values
  • Complementary talents and abilities
  • Stability
  • Strong practical skills

Important traits of a Virgo man in relation to a Capricorn woman

Virgo Compatibility Chart and Zodiac Sign Percentages

Zodiac Signs are divided into four elements and three modes.

The elements are Fire, Earth, Air, and Water, and the modes are Cardinal, Fixed, and Mutable.

Modes relate to how a person acts in the world and reacts to change and matters outside of his control.

Cardinal Signs take control and impose their will on the world, Fixed Signs want stability and to do things as they have always been done, and Mutable Signs adapt and adjust to the changes that come their way.

Each element has a representative of each mode. Virgo is the Mutable Sign of the Earth Triplicity.

As a Mutable Sign, Virgo responds to the world around him.

Because he tends to be a perfectionist, he may seem like he is trying to be in control, but that is not his motivation.

A Virgo man has an idealized view of the physical world, and he has an eagle eye for things that do not measure up to that idealized image.

In his mind, he believes that his role in life is to fix these imperfections and that by doing so, he is serving the world and making it a better place.

While this is an admirable trait, not all signs can appreciate what he is trying to do, and he can come across as critical and judgmental to those who do not understand.

Important traits of a Capricorn woman in relation to a Virgo man

Capricorn Compatibility Chart and Zodiac Sign Percentages

Capricorn is the Cardinal Sign of the Earth Triplicity, and a Capricorn woman does want to be in control.

She has a vision in her mind for how she wants her life to be. In order to achieve that vision, she makes plans with long and short term goals.

Because of her great drive and determination, more often than not, she does indeed achieve her ambition.

Because she has a vision and a plan for her life, a Capricorn woman wants her relationships to fit into that plan.

For this reason, a Capricorn woman does not marry just for love.

She is certainly capable of falling in love, but she does not trust the vagaries of emotion when it comes to important decisions about her life.

She will consider the practicalities of any relationship before she will commit to it.

Even so, a Capricorn woman is deeply devoted to a partner, and she will go to great lengths to ensure the health, security, and well-being of her family.

Virgo man, Capricorn woman: Dating and early stages of the relationship

A Virgo man and a Capricorn woman will not fall madly in love at first sight, nor will they have a whirlwind romance.

Instead, they will feel a calm connection with each other, as if they each have finally found someone who understands them.

They will likely meet at work, or if not at work, at a work-sponsored social event.

They will enjoy each other’s company and want to get to know each other better.

Both of them approach love and relationships in a cautious and pragmatic way.

They will consider the practical and financial consequences to a long-term relationship as they decide how they want to proceed.

They will discuss each stage of their relationship calmly and will make joint decisions at each step along the way.

While other signs may not find this romantic, a Virgo man and Capricorn woman will.

It will give both of them a sense of safety and security which will allow them to relax and enjoy each other’s company.

Virgo man, Capricorn woman: Sexual compatibility

A Capricorn woman is surprisingly sensual, and she will be able to bring a Virgo man out of his shell when it comes to sex.

They will be playful and relaxed together in the bedroom. They will have an intuitive sense of what each other wants and how to please them.

For Earth Signs, sex is primarily a physical experience, and its primary purpose is pleasure.

Virgo man, Capricorn woman: Marriage and family life

A Virgo man and Capricorn woman are quite well-matched when it comes to their marriage and family life.

Not only will they have great rapport and understanding with each other, but they will also be excellent at managing the practical aspects of running a household.

For this couple, their marriage is more than just a love match. There is a business aspect to it as well.

They both will want to ensure that they have financial stability, not just for the present, but for their children and for their later years.

They will buy real estate as soon as they can possibly afford it.

Their house will be tidy with everything in order, and to an outside observer, they will seem to have a perfect life.

Just like any other couple, they will have their difficulties, but they will tend to keep these to themselves and work them out on their own.

A Virgo man and Capricorn woman will provide their children with stability and security.

They may not be the most exciting parents, but they will give their children everything they need.

Both of them will be rather strict, but they will also be fair. They will agree on most matters related to their children.

Virgo man, Capricorn woman: Working together

A Virgo man and Capricorn woman will work very well together. Both of them are very hard workers with many practical skills.

As a Cardinal Sign, a Capricorn woman will generally take the lead in most projects that they do together.

She will provide direction, and she is also skilled at forming a strategy for getting things accomplished.

As a Mutable Sign, a Virgo man will appreciate this, as he can sometimes get scattered by focusing too intently upon small details.

With a Capricorn woman, the talents of a Virgo man will shine.

His research and organizational skills will prove extremely valuable in their working team.

Together, these two will be able to accomplish anything that they set out to do.

Typical fights between a Virgo man and a Capricorn woman and how to resolve them

Fights between a Virgo man and Capricorn woman will be few and far between. They will agree on most things in their lives intuitively.

Yet, no relationship is perfect, and like all couples, they could run into difficulties.

Below are the most likely problems that they may face.

Not spending enough time together

Both a Virgo man and Capricorn woman will work very hard at whatever it is that they do.

A Virgo man wants his work completed to perfection, and a Capricorn woman wants to climb the corporate ladder.

This will invariably mean that they spend a lot of time at their workplace. This may not leave them enough time for their relationship.

While they will fully understand each other in this respect, all relationships, no matter how compatible, need both partners to focus on them and tend to them from time to time.

If these two do not intentionally set time aside to be with each other, their relationship may fall apart from neglect.

If they have money problems

A Virgo man and Capricorn woman will carefully manage their finances, but hard times could fall upon anyone, no matter how careful they are.

Financial stresses and strains are difficult for any couple, but they will be especially traumatic for a Virgo man and Capricorn woman.

For these signs, financial security is a measure of their self-worth.

Even if their problems are neither of their faults, the stress could cause them to blame each other.

As difficult as it will be if they do have financial troubles, it will be important for them to come together rather than tear each other apart.

If they can do so, not only will they preserve and even strengthen their relationship, but they will also have a better chance of being able to solve their problems by working together.

Conclusion

A Virgo man and Capricorn woman will be a stable couple who will skillfully manage the challenges of setting up a household and sharing their lives together.

They will understand each other on a deep level and can have a happy and secure life as a couple.

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J

Friday 14th of August 2020

Hello, I am a Cap woman married to a Virgo man. Though you said we are very much compatible, I don't think we are. We are constantly fighting. He will blame be for everything, criticize me on everything, and shout at me. He is not at all romantic when it comes to our love/sex aspect of marriage. He hates kissing and going down. Forget that, he will not even turn me on before sex! God! Why did I marry him? There is only one upside, that is he will make sure to help me in house chores whenever he has time. How should I deal with this? So much criticism! The way I dress, the way I look, the way I cook, I mean there is not even a single aspect in my life that is not being judged on hourly basis. I agree that I am just 1 year into marriage and still need to learn to manage my time with my writing, day job and daily cooking and house chores. But that does not mean you constantly nag! And what does he do for a living? Nothing! Just watches lectures from Oxford and Harvard, learns about politics, and comes to discuss about it and say you have so little knowledge. I am not saying he cannot use my money but, if you borrow from someone, even if it is your wife, you must not expect everything to be perfect. He cannot find a basic client for his so called marketing services and he has been fired from his previous job in 2.5 DAYS! Yes, that's right. F*****g A**hole! I don't know how to live anymore. Can somebody please help me?

James

Saturday 23rd of April 2022

@J, It is simply because he hasn't achieved the things he is supposed to. If a virgo doesn't accomplish the goals set for him he will turn to criticizing those around him

Brittany

Tuesday 8th of February 2022

@Tanj, thank you for your beautiful words of wisdom. They were not directed at me but randomly coming across your post 1.5 years later has just greatly impacted me and truly helped me more than you’ll ever know. May The Most High continually bless you for uplifting and inspiring mere strangers with your words.

Andrew Talbot

Tuesday 27th of April 2021

@J, WOW!!!! I'm a virgo man and this dude has BIG ISSUES! All I could say is that if you treated me that good I would do ANYTHING for you...especially go down!!!! Lol I LOVE to kiss, cuddle, tickle, and just hold my woman. So I can't understand his major PROBLEM! True in our nature we can be critical, however what an ASS! For what you do for him he needs to get off his ASS!! When you get home you shouldn't have to do anything. If you both were working then everything should be 50/50! But watching videos all day?? Come on man be appreciative!!!! Anyway dude is giving virgo a bad name. Ladies please don't believe we're all bad. we can love you truly if we know the way to love and and are guided the right way. I happen to love romance and appreciate EVERYTHING about a woman, except a woman that freaks out on me for no reason!! Lol

Tommy Sturgis

Friday 23rd of October 2020

Not all Virgo men are like that! We are all different. From what you described I’m the exact opposite of him. I hate you were going through so much. Not all Virgos follow the same pattern the same can be said for other signs. All this is just a general observation of most Virgos and Capricorns. Finding anyone these days is tough. Most people at the first sign of trouble or too eager to give up they’re not willing to work at a relationship. Don’t give up though!I wish you the very best of luck

Tanj

Tuesday 1st of September 2020

First year of marriage is difficult - heck first few years. Hang there!! Often the fights are about control; who is in charge? In charge of what? My way is right, my way is more efficient, my way, my way, why can't you, why cant you do X, and so on and so on. We are not always aware of what the real root of the argument because of how the person communicates. We often respond with the matched tone, words, and behavior. Virgo's are perfectionists and I found them to be so frank with their input ( on a topic they know) that it comes our as criticism. As a cappy woman, I totally get how this comes across nagging but obviously it is important to him to keep bringing up the same issues. Often what we really want when we are mad is "acknowledgment of feelings and wants. Think about if your upset as a customer and you express to the store that your dissatisfied You are seeking for a solution, you are seeking understanding, you are seeking to be heard, and yes seeking for a resolution. BUT the store may not give you the resolution you want but in how they respond to you that acknowledges your feelings, and truly acknowledge, makes the difference in how you then react to the unsolved problem. No you will not like they can;t fix the problem but you don't take it personally. It typically doesn't make you more mad. unlike, bringing the problem up, being told no the store can;t help you and showed no care of your feelings. Now that is likely to elevate your anger. Another thought, if you don't know how to " fix or adapt" to his wishes or simply just don;t get it, ask him for his help to solve the problem in a kind and open mindset. Virgo man loves to solve a problem. Let him help you. You may find that this could solve a lot. Again, often men and woman are really fighting for the alpha position if you will in the beginning years. AKA Who leads? We are mammals and have natural instincts but we forget being a mammal does impact how we behave and respond. AKA; Men are hunters woman are nurturers. Virgo's are not good at sharing their inner emotions so help him to express them in a healthy way. I don;t think you are opposed to supporting his wishes but the manner of which he is presenting puts you off to say the least. Likely you are responding back just as aggressive. Not pointing fingers but it is a common human response to react back in the same manner. Perhaps, say, I know you want X but I am struggling to focus on what your message is because I am too busy trying not to get defensive with you yelling at me and imparting anger, criticism in your words and tone. Something like that. Think about it. IF you both work on the problem, think about how it helps you become a better person and builds a stronger bond. And the sex. Yay to you both! Think of the problems as a project not an issue. How you internalize things does make a huge impact on how you feel. If you think he is attacking you verbally, then he is. If you think that is is so frustrated and feels hurt which is why it is coming out as anger, then your thinking will be on the lines of being more patience, ignoring the criticism, and acknowledgement. As you mentioned you are trying to find balance with writing, work, house etc. Ask him which is the most important to him and focus on that. All new habits takes time as we are learning and adopting them. Be sure to set the proper expectation that you cannot master all of them. Be sure to say, you want acknowledgement of your efforts too as applicable of course. Also, in my life experience when I received criticism it was because other's had expectations of me I knew nothing about. So, now I actually say this back out loud to the other person; " it sounds like you had expectations of me I knew nothing about". Remember why you love him. Being human is difficult. Just because we can put words in a sentence does not mean we are effective. Remember, virgo's are perfectionists. They look, think, and analyze but find it difficult to switch their communication so they don;t become discouraged. Problems ultimately teach us, make us stronger, make us wiser, more compassionate, etc so look at this as a project or school project, and don;t get too discouraged. Love is worth fighting for. Love is a choice, not an emotion after-all. You both can do this!

Nimin

Tuesday 28th of July 2020

Hello I'm a Capricorn lady,and I'm with virgo guy, whatever said here is acceptably true,but as said not every relationship have a happy ending,I'm still with him but seems like I'm in a toxicity. It's getting hard day by day...he is too mysterious,while the fault one is him...how will I coped up plz help me out.

Sky

Saturday 17th of April 2021

@Nimin, I know, Virgo men can come across as mysterious to others but that is not really the case, once you get to truly know them. In actuality we are be like an open book once you observe and understand us a bit. For me, my actions are based on my own set of rules, but other find it odd or mysterious at times. For example, I always use forks because I don't like to get my hands dirty. Or how I avoid certain people because I don't like how they smell. So basically even if we seem mysterious there is some sort of logic or reason behind our actions. Try to watch him closely and observe the things he does and try to make connections about why he does it. Once you make those connections you can pretty easily guess what he will do because we rarely deviate from our own set of rules. On the other hand,Virgo are not really toxic. We criticize you because we care about you. We don't just criticize any random person on the street. We do it because we hold you to a higher standard or because we do it for your own good. For example, if my partner started to smoke, I would tell them you reek of cigarettes or something like that. (Its a little mean, but we dont try to sidestep the issue). If we are angry (rarely happens, and you have to mess up really bad), we dont blow up in your face. But we hold grudges and wait for right time to return the favor with interest.

Lena

Thursday 20th of February 2020

Hello.. I am a Capricorn woman who is Deeply inlove with a Virgo Man Aswell. I totally feel the same Way you do lol

Lakshmi

Thursday 16th of January 2020

I am a capricon women and loves virgo man is there any chance of us getting married . I want to marry him just cant live without him . there are a lot of external barriers like what ever is said here is correct but there is still some complications that I cant cope up kindl contact me through mail

mike

Thursday 14th of November 2019

That was a nice read. I'm a Virgo and I saw a woman who is a Capricorn on a dating site and she seems like a perfect fit. I was wondering if she felt the same way about me after our brief conversation. After reading this hopefully yes and the forces of nature will bring us together someday.