Origin of gematria
Examples from the Web for gematria
Machlah by Gematria equals eighty-three; and all may be avoided by an early breakfast of bread and salt and a bottle of water.
You mentioned some works on the numerical Cabbala, the Gematria (I think) they call it.Letters of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Vol. II (of 2)|Samuel Taylor Coleridge
The word is a cabalistic cryptogram—an instance of Gematria—for Babel.The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Daniel|F. W. Farrar
And let us now assume a point in dispute in order to illustrate how it is solved by Gematria.
Yet, by the Kabbalistic rules of Gematria and Temurah might they not be exhumed?The Life and Letters of Lafcadio Hearn, Volume 1|Elizabeth Bisland