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Basic Numbers

An Introduction

Basic Numbers bring some specific qualities, abilities and traits that makes any of them absolutely unique and special. Knowing those characteristics is important in order to make the best of them.


They are from 1 to 9:

1- The Father, Unity, Masculine Energy

2- The Mother, Duality, Feminine Energy

3- The Union between the Father and the Mother generates the Son:

Creativity, Art, Expression

4- The Material, the Roots, the Body

5- Freedom, Movement, Change

6- Love, Family, Relationships

7- Spirituality, Knowledge, Wisdom

8- Power, Money, Success

9- The Humanitarian, the Healer, the Hermit


We need to keep in mind that Numbers are always offering us infinite possibilities of interpretation that are changeable according to the area we are investigating. Here below there are some basic meanings that might be helpful in decoding their messages.


Number 1

It’s the Number of the Creation, it represents the Masculine Energy, the Father, the Leader, they have very strong leadership and command abilities. They are very innovative, independent and autonomous, they are here to guide others.

Making decisions is essential to assure their balance.

Number 1 is associated with the Archetipe of the Warrior.

Its color is RED.

Number 2

It represents the Feminine Energy, the Mother, they are very gentle and diplomatic.

It’s the energy of the cooperation, maternity, relationship, friendship.

They are very great listeners, patient, emphatic, fair and they forgive easily. They love to share and collaborate with others. Also, they have an excellent ability to understand others.

Number 2 is associated with the Archetype of the Infant.

Its color is ORANGE.


Number 3

The union between Number 1, the Father, & Number 2, the Mother gives Number 3 the Child, the Creativity.

It represents the Art in all its expressions, it’s the most artistic and creative of all the Numbers.

They bring this spontaneous curiosity, similar to kids.

They are extremely creative, spontaneus, sociable and funny.

Number 3 is associated with the Archetype of the Jester.

Its colour is YELLOW.

Number 4

It represents the Material World: the house, the body and the work.

They are the pillars on which any professional, familiar or relationship structure is held on.

Their characteristics are their: dependability, order, discipline, obedience, punctuality, stability, trustworthiness, conventionalism.

Number 4 is associated with the Archetype of the Builder.

Its color is GREEN


Number 5

It represents adventure, change, sexuality and traveling.

They are absolutely independent in mind and soul and are risk takers.

They are quite charismatic, smart and versatile.

Number 5 is associated with the Archetype of the Seeker.

Its color is TURQUOISE.

Number 6

It represents Love, Harmony, the Family, the Tribe, the Community and the Group.

They are very lovable, generous and they alwasy want to feel useful taking care of other people.

When it’s balanced, Number 6 is the most harmonious of all the Numbers.

They also like beauty and decoration.

Number 6 is associated with the Archetype of the Guardian Angel.

Its color is BLUE.


Number 7

It represents Mind, Consciousness and Spirituality.

It’s the answer seeker, they are always curious and interested in discovering the mysteries of life (Who am I? What am I here to do?...).

They have a structured mind, which gives them a great opportunity to expand their awareness.

Number 7 is associated with the Archetype of the Wiser.

Its color is VIOLET.

Number 8

It represents Power, Money and Success.

Number 8 is there to bring balance between the Material and the Spiritual world.

They have strong characters and they want to be recognised for their work: business and making money are important for them.

Number 8 is associated with the Archetype of the Sovereign.

Its color is PINK


Number 9

It’s the highest of the Basic Numbers and it’s about being a Humanitarian & Healthy. They are here to be useful in the society, they bring the vibration of generosity and altruism.

They are sensitive and generally talented Doctors or Healers.

Like the Hermit in Tarot, they need to spend time with themselves in order to elevate their Soul and Spirit.

Number 9 is associated with the Archetype of the Liberator.

All colors are good for them

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