What does St. Elmos fire mean?

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  1. St. Elmos fire(Noun)

    An electrical discharge, or corona, seen around pointed objects, caused by ionization of the atmosphere during storms.

  2. Origin: After St. Erasmus of Formiae, the patron saint of sailors, also known as St. Elmo.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of St. Elmos fire in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of St. Elmos fire in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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