- the study of numbers, as the figures designating the year of one's birth, to determine their supposed influence on one's life, future, etc.
Origin of numerology
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Examples from the Web for numerology
His company names all ended in an X—EBX, OGX, MMX—because in numerology, X stands for the multiplication of wealth.The Zillionaires Who Lost Everything
October 26, 2014
(For devotees of numerology the weakest seasons seem to come every third year–3, 6, 9).Is This the Death of American Idol?
May 27, 2010
- the study of numbers, such as the figures in a birth date, and of their supposed influence on human affairs
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Word Origin and History for numerology
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