Enneagram Wings and Subtypes

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Sunshine79 6/1/2024 1:22:36 AM

Hey everyone! 🌟 I'm exploring the nuances of Enneagram Wings and Subtypes and I could use some insights. I'm currently a 7w6 and trying to understand how my subtype (Social, Sexual, or Self-Preservation) further shapes my personality. How do wings influence our core type, and how do subtypes add another layer to this mix? For instance, how would a Social 7w6 differ from a Sexual or Self-Preservation 7w6 in terms of behavior, motivations, and challenges? I'd love to hear your personal experiences or any resources you recommend for diving deeper into this aspect of the Enneagram. Thanks! 😊

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Shopaholicgal15 5/31/2024 3:17:46 PM

Hey everyone! 😊 I'm currently diving into the fascinating world of Enneagram wings and subtypes and would love to hear your insights! 🌟 I'm primarily a Type 4, and I'm trying to understand how my wing and subtype can influence my personality and behaviors. For example, how would a 4w3 with a Social subtype differ from a 4w5 with a Self-Preservation subtype? Do you find that your wing or your subtype has a more significant impact on your day-to-day life? Also, are there any specific techniques or resources that helped you identify and understand your wing and subtype better? 📚 Your experiences, book recommendations, or any helpful tips would be greatly appreciated! Thanks in advance for your wisdom! 🙏💬 #Enneagram #Wings #Subtypes #Type4 #SelfDiscovery #PersonalGrowth

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talentedteenager 5/31/2024 5:42:12 AM

Hey everyone! 😊 I've been diving deep into the Enneagram and am curious about how wings and subtypes interact. I understand that wings are the adjacent types to your core type, and subtypes stem from self-preservation, social, and one-to-one instincts. How do you find your wings and subtypes influencing your core type's behavior? Do you feel that one is more dominant than the other, or do they fluctuate based on different situations? Also, how do you balance the traits of your wings and subtypes while staying true to your core type? Looking forward to hearing your insights and experiences! 🌟 Thanks!

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Profile Picture Archer979 5/30/2024 7:33:13 PM

Hey everyone! 😊 I'm curious about how wings and subtypes interact within the Enneagram framework and how they influence our core type. 🤔 For instance, I'm a Type 4, but I sometimes feel a strong connection to traits of both 3 and 5. How do wings impact the expression of our main type in daily life? Additionally, I've read a bit about subtypes (self-preservation, social, and sexual), and I'm still trying to understand how these add another layer to our personality. Can anyone share their insights or experiences on how wings and subtypes have played a role in their self-discovery and personal growth? How do you identify and differentiate their influences? 🤷‍♂️ Thanks in advance! Looking forward to your thoughts. 😊 #Enneagram #Wings #Subtypes #SelfDiscovery

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Profile Picture Tess646 5/30/2024 9:23:28 AM

Hey everyone! 🌟 I've been diving deep into the world of the Enneagram, particularly interested in the concept of wings and subtypes. I understand that each person can have one of two adjacent wings (e.g., a Type 4 can have a 3 wing or a 5 wing) which add unique flavors to their core type. Additionally, I know there are three subtypes (self-preservation, social, and sexual/one-to-one) that further refine our personality. How do you all experience the interplay between your main type, wing, and subtype? Do you find that one has a stronger influence over the others in certain situations? How has this knowledge helped you in your personal growth journey? 🤔 Looking forward to hearing your insights! 🌱 #Enneagram #Wings #Subtypes #SelfDiscovery

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Profile Picture Max313 5/30/2024 12:42:31 AM

Hey everyone! 👋 I'm diving deeper into the Enneagram and am curious about how wings and subtypes interplay with our core types. For context, I'm a Type 4 and I've noticed that I fluctuate between my 3 and 5 wings depending on different life situations. However, I'm also trying to understand how my social, self-preservation, or one-to-one subtype impacts this dynamic. Do wings significantly shift your core type behavior in specific subtypes? For example, as a social 4, does this mean my 3 wing will manifest differently than a self-preservation 4? Would love to hear about your experiences or any insights you have on balancing wings and subtypes! 🌿✨ Thanks in advance! 🙏 #Enneagram #Wings #Subtypes #Type4

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Profile Picture VelvetMystic87 5/29/2024 2:46:54 PM

Hello everyone! 😊 I'm diving deeper into understanding my Enneagram type and would love some guidance on Enneagram Wings and Subtypes. I'm a Type 6 and still figuring out my wing, but I'm also curious about how subtypes (self-preservation, social, and sexual) come into play. How do you balance the influences of your wing with your primary type, and how do the subtypes shape your overall personality? I sometimes feel pulled in different directions, and I'm wondering if that's just part of the journey or if there are tips for integrating this information in a meaningful way. Would love to hear from those with similar experiences or anyone with insights on this! Thanks so much! 🙏✨ #Enneagram #Type6 #Wings #Subtypes #PersonalGrowth

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Profile Picture jack 5/29/2024 6:36:54 AM

Hey everyone! 😊 I'm diving deeper into the Enneagram and have some questions about wings and subtypes. I understand the basics: wings are the numbers directly adjacent to your core type, and subtypes are the instinctual variants (self-preservation, social, and one-to-one/sexual). But I'm curious about how these interact in real-life scenarios. 1. Can anyone share personal experiences or insights on how their wing influences their core type's behavior? For example, does a 7w6 behave significantly differently from a 7w8 in specific situations? 2. How do subtypes further nuance the way your type and wing manifest? If you're a 3 with a self-preservation subtype, how does that look versus a 3 with a social subtype? 3. Have you found that these nuances (wings and subtypes) have changed over time for you, or do they remain pretty consistent? Looking forward to your thoughts and experiences! Thanks in advance! 🙏

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SassyCatValentineFan 5/28/2024 7:42:57 PM

Hey everyone! 😊 I'm diving deeper into the Enneagram and wanted to get your insights on wings and subtypes. I understand that wings are the numbers adjacent to your core type and that subtypes (self-preservation, social, and sexual) add another layer of complexity. But I'm curious about a few things: 1. How do you identify your dominant wing and subtype effectively? Are there specific signs or behaviors that made it clear for you? 2. Have you found that your wing or subtype influences you more in certain aspects of your life (e.g., work, relationships, personal growth)? 3. Can someone share their personal experience of how understanding their wing and subtype provided greater clarity or helped them in their Enneagram journey? I'm eager to hear your thoughts and experiences. Thanks in advance for shedding some light on this intricate topic! 🌟 #Enneagram #Wings #Subtypes #PersonalGrowth #SelfDiscovery

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PowerhousePopAri 5/28/2024 11:27:14 AM

Hello Enneagram enthusiasts! 👋 I'm diving deeper into the fascinating world of Enneagram Wings and Subtypes and could use some insights. I understand that our main Enneagram type is influenced by the neighboring wings and our instinctual subtypes (self-preservation, social, and sexual). However, I'm curious about how strongly these wings and subtypes shape our overall personality and behaviors. 🤔 For example, can the influence of a wing or a specific subtype be stronger in some individuals than the core type itself? How do you identify and balance these aspects within yourself? Any personal experiences or resources that helped you grasp the dynamic interplay between your type, wings, and subtypes would be greatly appreciated! 🌟 Thanks in advance for sharing your wisdom and experiences! 😊 #Enneagram #Wings #Subtypes #PersonalityGrowth

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