Re: Constructed Numerology
|From:||Mia/Rob Soderquist <tuozine@...>|
|Date:||Saturday, November 7, 1998, 3:42|
In my first language, Muhilamanyani, the counting system was based on 7,
since there were seven gods, and each of the numbers from one to seven
was associated with a particular god.
Sheets, Jeff wrote:
> How many of you have considered designing a numerological system into
> your lang? How many of you have? By numerology I mean each
> letter/syllable/whatever is associated with a spiritual concept and a
> integer number, and when these are combined in some fashion, a number
> results. Various numerological systems have been used with the Hebrew,
> Greek, and Roman Alphabets, I don't know of any others.
> Can't wait to hear the response this'll generate. :)
> Jeff Sheets