War, conquest, victory, strife, ambition, originality, overweening confidence and megalomania, quarrelsomeness, energy, vigour, stubbornness, impracticability, rashness, ill-temper.
Single Letter is a term from the Sepher Yetsirah and refers to the 12 Hebrew Letters associated with the signs of the zodiac.
In the Tarot the Major Arcana has 12 cards associated with the Single Letters
The Single Letters and the corresponding zodiac signs are:
- Heh – Aries
- Vau – Taurus
- Zain – Gemini
- Cheth – Cancer
- Teth – Leo
- Yod – Virgo
- Lamed – Libra
- Nun – Scorpio
- Samekh – Sagittarius
- Ain – Capricorn
- Tzaddi – Aquarius
- Pisces – Qoph
Stubborn strength, toil, endurance, placidity, manifestation,
explanation, teaching, goodness of heart, help from superiors, patience, organization, peace.
Openness to inspiration, intuition, intelligence, second sight,
childishness, frivolity, thoughtfulness divorced from practical
Triumph, victory, hope, memory, digestion, violence in maintaining traditional ideas, the “die-hard”, ruthlessness, lust of destruction, obedience, faithfulness, authority under authority.
Justice, or rather justesse, the act of adjustment, suspension of all action pending decision; in material matters, may refer to law suits or prosecutions. Socially, marriage or marriage agreements; politically, treaties.
Illumination from within, secret impulse from within; practical plans derived accordingly. Retirement from participation in current events.
Courage, strength, energy and action, une grande passion; resort to magick, the use of magical power.
Transformation, change, voluntary or involuntary, in either case logical development of existing conditions, yet perhaps sudden and unexpected
Combination of forces, realization, action based on accurate calculation; the way of escape, success after elaborate manoeuvres.
Ambition, power, and career
Hope, unexpected help, clearness of vision, realization of
possibilities, spiritual insight, with bad aspects, error of judgement, dreaminess, disappointment.
Illusion, deception, bewilderment, hysteria, even madness,
dreaminess, falsehood, error, crisis, “the darkest hour before the dawn”, the brink of important change.