Numerology is any of several systems, traditions or beliefs in a mystical relationshop between numbers and the character or actions of living beings and, in many cases, objects.

The Basics of Numerology

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.

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To find your birth number:
  1. Write your birth date in numeric form.
  2. Add together the numbers of your birth date.
  3. Reduce your number to a single digit.
    • Example:
      Birthdate is Febuary 14,1998 = 2-14-1988
      (add up numbers) 2+1+4+1+9+9+8 = 34
      (reduce number) 34 = 3+4 = 7
      The Birth Number is 7.
To find your name number:
  1. Write down your full name & the corresponding numbers.
  2. Add together the numbers of your name.
  3. Reduce your number to a single digit
    • Example:
      Name is Rowan Dante Troyer = 9+6+5+1+5 + 4+1+5+2+5 + 2+9+6+7+5+9
      (add up numbers) 9+6+5+1+5 + 4+1+5+2+5 + 2+9+6+7+5+9 = 26+17+38 = 81
      (reduce number) 81 = 8+1 = 9
      The Birth Number is 9.

1: Sun - Fire - Letters A, J, S
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 middle.
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
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.
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 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 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
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. 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
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 pentagram.
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
Six is the number of 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 Freya.
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.
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
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 spiritual planes. 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. 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
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.
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. Frequently connected 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
A number of the Goddess The Number nine completes the cycle. 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