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  1. Tetractys

    The tetractys (Greek: τετρακτύς), or tetrad, or the tetractys of the decad is a triangular figure consisting of ten points arranged in four rows: one, two, three, and four points in each row, which is the geometrical representation of the fourth triangular number. As a mystical symbol, it was very important to the secret worship of Pythagoreanism. There were four seasons, and the number was also associated with planetary motions and music.

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  1. Tetractys

    The tetractys, or tetrad, is a triangular figure consisting of ten points arranged in four rows: one, two, three, and four points in each row, which is the geometrical representation of the fourth triangular number. As a mystical symbol, it was very important to the secret worship of the Pythagoreans.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tetractys in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tetractys in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5


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