The single primary number from the numerical values of the letters of
your name gives you your name number. You can see, then, that it is
very much hit-and-miss as to whether your given name will agree with
your birth number. This is why we take a new name in the Craft; so that
we can have a name number in perfect balance with our birth number.
Let's look now at the value attached to the primary numbers.
Number & Letter Chart
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
A B C D E F G H I
J K L M N O P Q R
S T U V W X Y Z -
1: Sun - Fire - Letters A, J, S
Very much the driving
life force. A leader. Ambitious. Tends to be impatient. The explorer.
The extrovert. Automatically assumes command. Frequently a "big
brother" or "big sister". Very strongfeelings either for or against.
Would not knowingly hurt anyone but might not realize her/his own
strength. Can stand being praised and is entitled to it. Praise can
spur to greater things.
Primary Color: Red
Secondary Color: Brown, Yellow, Gold
2: Moon - Water Letters B, K, T
Sensitive, domestic. Tends to be emotional and easily influenced to
tears. Has a fertile imagination. Very fond of the home. Patriotic.
accepts changes in surroundings. Prefers to live near the water.Often
possesses musical talents and would make a very good psychic.
Primary Color: Orange
Secondary Colors: Green, Cream, White
3: Jupiter - Fire - Letters C, L, U
The investigator; the scientist; the seeker. An interest in the
material rather than the spiritual. Ideal on religion frequently
change. Has a great sense of humor. Not greatly interested in money.
Very trusting, yet likes to know the "why" and the "how"
Primary Color: Yellow
Secondary Colors: Mauve, Violet, Lilac
4: Uranus - Air - Letters D, M, V
Inclined to appear strange and eccentric because s/he is usually
ahead of her/his time. Very interested in the occult; in psychic
research. Inclined to anything out of the ordinary. Strong
intuitivetendencies. Can be bitingly sarcastic if crossed. Believed in
liberty and equality. Can usually predict the probable outcome of
actions and businesses.
Primary Color: Green
Secondary Colors: Blue, Gray
5: Mercury - Air - Letters E, N, W
Active, both physically and mentally. Inquiring, exploring. Fond of
reading and researching. Good at languages. Would make a very good
teacher, writer, secretary. Makes friends easily. Usually methodical
and orderly; adept at simplifying systems.
Primary Color: Blue
Secondary Colors: Light shades of any color
6: Venus - Earth - Letters F, O, X
Gentle and refined; pleasant and sociable. Usually good looking.
Natural peacemaker; able to soothe ruffled feelings. Often experiences
difficulties in financial fields. Excellent as a host orhostess.
Friendly and agreeable.
Primary Color: Indigo
Secondary Colors: all shades of blue
7: Neptune - Water - Letters G, P, Y
Frequently possesses ESP. Extremely "psychic". Introvert. Although
s/he does not say much, s/he usually knows a great deal. Mysterious.
Often interested in psychology, psychiatry, chemistry and botany.
Knowledgeable in astrology and all fields of the occult. Fond of
fishing. Inclined to take from the "haves" and give to the "have-nots."
Primary Color: Violet
Secondary Colors: Light shades of Green & Yellow
8: Saturn - Earth - Letters H, Q, Z
Inclined to be cold and pessimistic. Not much sense of humor. Often
slow getting off the mark but usually ends up ahead of the game.
Successful, especially where money is concerned. Frequentlyconnected
with mining, real estate and the law. Also with cemeteries and
pawnshops. Believes that hard work never killed anyone. Often
prepossessed with thought of the past.
Primary Colors: Rose
Secondary Colors: Dark Gray, Blue, Purple, Black
9: Mars - Fire - Letters I, R
Very emotional. Can be extremely jealous. Active, though rules by
the emotions. Tied very much to family background. Loyal. Apt to be
suspicious of strangers. Impulsive. Tends to be afraid of the unknown.
Often associated with surgery, physical and mental illnesses.
Primary Color: Gold
Secondary Colors: Red, Crimson, Pink
Numerology: The Lore of Numbers
This is most of my notes on Numerology taken from different books.
I've noted where everything came from. This page is still under
construction as I will be adding more to it as time permits.
If you have anything to add or have any suggestions or comments, Please Email me
Name Number Info
The Universe; The One; the source of all
The Number one is the number of unity, it is often associated with
the Sun and the masculine principle in Nature. It also relates to our
stage in life as a newborn, & therefore to the Sun & to the
Divine Child. The number one, of course, is preceded by the number
zero, a circle. The number one is symbolized by a circle with a dot in
The Goddess and God; the perfect duality; projective and receptive
energy; the couple; personal union with deity; interpenetration of the
physical and spiritual; balance
The number two is a number of duality. It has been associated with
the Moon & its waxing and waning. It also corresponds to that stage
in human development when we became aware of others. It represents the
Goddess and her consort, and all pairs of complements, balance &
harmony. The number two is symbolized by the solar cross.
The Triple Goddess; the Lunar Phases; the physical, mental & spiritual aspects of our species.
The number three is sacred to the Goddess and reflects her
threefold nature of Maiden, Mother & Crone. For this reason,
ingredients in a magick charm are often three in number and spells are
repeated three times. The third time's the charm. A triangle symbolizes
the number three.
The elements; the Spirits of the stones; the winds; the seasons
Four is the number of the Earth plane, of the four directions,
the four elements and of the four seasons. It is also the number of the
greater Sabbats and of the lesser Sabbats. The number four is
symbolized by the Sun Wheel or the square.
The senses; the pentagram; the elements plus akasha; a Goddess number
The number five is the number of man. It represents the five senses
of sight, sound, smell, taste & touch; the five fingers of the
human hand, & the five appendages; the two arms, two legs and the
head It also represents the four elements of the number four plus
Spirit, which makes up five and all life, which is represented by the
Six is the number if the Goddess because it is a multiple of three,
and it is a multiple of three, and it is often associated with the
Goddess in her aspect as a love & fertility goddess, Venus or
The number six is the total of three and the numbers that preceed
it, 1 & 2. This process of adding numbers together to better
understand their significance is a practice much used in ceremonial
magick, but seemingly forgotten in the natural magick of Wicca &
Paganism. It was, however, part of the Magick of Pagan Europe because
the practice of repeating a charm once, then twice, then three times (
a total of 6) is still a part of many old European Spells.
The number six is symbolized by the six-pointed star, among other things.
The planets which the ancients knew; the time of the Lunar phase; power, protection and magic
Seven is a mystical number, a number of Spirit, and represents the
various planes of existence, including the material or Earth plane. It
also corresponds to the psychic centers called "chakras," which are
associated with points along the central nervous system of the human
body. The seventh, or the highest chakra, is receptive to the highest
The number seven also corresponds to the 7 days of the week, and
one week represents one phase of the Moon, or New to the first quarter
to full, etc. so that the number 7 is also a number of the Moon.
The number of the Sabbats; a number of the God
Eight is a number of power. It represents the Sun and the 8 solar
Sabbats, the Solstices and the Equinoxes, and the turning points in
between. It is symbolized by the eight-pointed star.
A number of the Goddess The Number nine completes the cycle.
A fortunate number - The number of lunar months in a year, therefore the ideal number of Witches in a coven.
A number of Good fortune
The number of Sabbats and Moons in the Wiccan year; a number of the Goddess
A number of the Moon; a number of the Goddess
( 3 X 13 )
The number of fertility
( 13 X 13 )
Numbers have been viewed as symbols that hold mystic
since the beginning of time. We love to study them and then
symbols in our daily lives. I am in the process of making a
for my study room and in deciding what to put on it I came
idea of putting certain things in clusters.
When arranging an altar or the top of a table the number of
your cluster can have a significant feeling and energy to
instance, placing 2 stones in a group has a much different
and energy than placing 3 stones. The 3 invokes the Trinity,
2 would have the energy of yin and yang. Quite a difference
Use the system below in deciding how to arrange your altar
table top in your home. Each number invokes a difference
ONE independence, new beginnings, oneness with life, self-
development, individuality, progress and creativity.
TWO balance of the yin and yang energies (the polarities) of
universe; self-surrender, putting others before yourself;
comes from the balance of the two opposites.
THREE the Trinity: mind, body and spirit; threefold nature
Divinity, expansion, expression, communication, openness and
FOUR security and foundations; the four elements, the four
directions; self-discipline through work and service,
FIVE feeling free, self-emancipating, physical, impulsive,
changing; the free soul; adventurous and resourceful.
SIX self-harmony, compassion, love, service, beauty, the
generosity, concern and caring; relates to children, balance
SEVEN inner life and inner wisdom; a mystical number
wisdom, the seven chakras and the seven heavens a symbol of
rebirth, sacred vows, the path of solitude, analysis and
EIGHT infinity, material prosperity, self-power, abundance,
NINE humanitarianism, selflessness and dedicating your life
others; a symbol of universal compassion, tolerance and
TEN completion as the number of fingers is ten, symbolic of
ELEVEN intuition, clairvoyance, spiritual healing.
TWELVE 12 signs of the zodiac, 12 months of the year, 12
hours of the
day and night, 12 Knights of the Round Table, 12 disciples;
of spiritual realm and earthly realm.
TWENTY -TWO unlimited potential for mastery in any area, not
spiritual but physical, emotional and mental as well.
THIRTY-THREE ancient mysteries; all things are possible.