Getting to Know the Capricorn Male

Updated March 14, 2019
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Getting to know and understand the Capricorn male can take patience. Like all Capricorns, the men of this sign are quiet, reserved, watchful, and private. They can also be so driven and focused on their need to succeed that everything else becomes less important. But if you're patient and give them a chance, they can be the most loyal and committed friend or lover you've even had.

Important Things to Know About Capricorn Men

Capricorn men are sophisticated, dignified, confident, worldly wise, and deferential. Success is the name of the game for a Capricorn man; they are hardworking, ambitious, and relentlessly compelled by the need to accomplish a goal. These are important character traits to keep in mind about a Capricorn man if you're hoping be their friend or to become romantically involved with them.

Driven and Passionate

When a Capricorn man has a goal, he's going to achieve it. A Capricorn man is driven and passionate, he will climb mountains and scale skyscrapers to reach that goal, even if the goal is to win over a lover or friend.

Observers of Life

A Capricorn man is a bit of a loner who often remains quietly on the periphery. He is an observer of life, who enjoys socializing, but is also dignified, calm, quiet, relaxed, and always has his eyes open for opportunities.

Cautious and Thoughtful

A Capricorn man avoids missteps by being cautious and thoughtful. He always tries to make the best and right decision in all circumstances and when his decision is made, he's all in and there's little that will detour him.

Cautious and thoughtful man at the office

No Guessing

A Capricorn man says what he means, means what he says, and does what he says he will do. When a Capricorn man makes a commitment to be your romantic partner or friend, he's loyal and is in it for the long run.

Signs a Capricorn Man Likes You

If a Capricorn man is interested, he won't be hesitant to approach you and engage you in conversation. If he likes you he'll ask you to meet him for dinner, so you can get to know one another better. And if that first time goes well he'll ask you out again and spend a lot more time finding out "who you are" beyond pleasantries and outer appearances.

More Than a Friend

If a Capricorn man wants to be more than just your friend, he'll want to know your whole story. Yes, a Capricorn man has in-depth screening process, so be patient and trust that if you get a third "date" there's a chance he has a romantic interest in you.

How to Attract a Capricorn Man

A Capricorn man goes deep, not wide. He may have a short fling or a one-night stand with a sexy, ditzy or shallow person but if you're interested in holding his attention for more than an evening, you must have some substance. Of course, if you're classy and have had a measure of success you'll be of interest, but the individuals a Capricorn man is most attracted to are:

  • Intelligent, worldly and wise
  • Humble, selfless, and empathetic
  • Interesting and candid with integrity

When a Capricorn Man Likes You

If you capture a Capricorn man's heart, you'll be astounded by how romantic he can be, but you'll also need to remember his actions speak louder than his words. When he loves someone, he's a man with a plan and will show you he loves you in every way he can. His goal is marriage, family, and home. He's a traditional man with traditional values when it comes to romance.

A Capricorn Man as a Husband

A Capricorn man is a family man who understands how to love and cherish. He's a husband who looks forward to spending evenings, weekends, and vacations with his wife and kids. As a husband, he'll be just as protective and romantic with his wife as he was when they were dating. His loyalty is unbreakable, and he has an iron clad determination to secure a comfortable life for his wife and fulfill her dreams. Even if her dreams include having her own career, he'll understand and be supportive.

A Capricorn Man as a Father

A Capricorn dad is serious about bringing up his kids properly. It's also normal for him to give his children what he wanted but didn't get when he was a child, including affection. He won't spoil his children, but he will be protective, and his kids will believe dad "rules" and can do or fix anything.

Father and children having breakfast

A Capricorn Man as a Friend

A Capricorn man is a true-blue friend. He's loyal, faithful, and consistent. You can count on him to support you in whatever your doing and come to your rescue regardless of the problem; all without asking any questions. A Capricorn man will be with you through good times and bad and all he asks for in return is your friendship

Dark Capricorn

Of course, a Capricorn man may also have some darker traits. He could be cold, hard. demanding, suspicious, resentful, inhibited, pessimistic, stubborn, or controlling. Every Capricorn man is a bit different and these difference can be seen in their entire birth chart, but all have the potential to be wonderful friends, as well as amazing lovers, husbands and fathers. However, much also depends on the person they choose for their friend or mate. Disappoint a Capricorn man and there's no one colder.

Getting to Know the Capricorn Male