Arithmomancy A*rith"mo*man"cy, n. Arithmancy. [1913 Webster]

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  • arithmomancy — /əˈrɪθməmænsi/ (say uh rithmuhmansee) noun an ancient form of numerology. Also, arithmancy. {New Latin arithmomantia, from Greek arithmos number} …   Australian English dictionary

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  • number symbolism — Introduction       cultural associations, including religious, philosophic, and aesthetic, with various numbers.       Humanity has had a love hate relationship with numbers from the earliest times. Bones dating from perhaps 30,000 years ago show …   Universalium

  • Onomancy — (haplological for Onomamancy or Onomatomancy) is divination based on a subject s given name, popular in the Late Middle Ages, usually following practices of Gematria. See also Onomastics Arithmomancy This occult related article is a stub. You can …   Wikipedia

  • arithmancy — /ar ith man see/, n. divination by the use of numbers, esp. by the number of letters in names. Also, arithmomancy /euh rith meuh man see, ar ith /. [1570 80; < NL arithmomantia < Gk arithmó(s) number + manteía MANCY] * * * …   Universalium

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