The original seventy-eight card Tarot pack is usually referred to in Italy, in the region Venetian or Piedmontese, differentiates it from later offshoots such as the ninety-seven card Florentine minchiate pack and the sixty-two card Bolognese pack.
It is even possible that the cards were named after their place of origin.
The North Italian plain is watered by the river Po, an important tributary of which is the river Tarot.
The basic meanings of the 78 cards.
FREE CARD OF THE DAY
Cards by Ciro Marchetti
Published by Llewellyn