444 is a powerful number with deep spiritual meaning. It is based on the number 4, which is the number of materiality and manifestation. When it is found in a three-digit combination, it is often an Angel Number, which is a message from the spiritual beings that look after you. In addition to this, because this number is a triple number, 444 also incorporates the meanings behind the number 3. Furthermore, it includes the meaning for the number 12 because 4+4+4=12. Read on to learn more about the various meanings and metaphysical associations for the number 444.
Sacred Geometry – 444
One of the first places we can look to determine the spiritual meaning of numbers is Sacred Geometry. The branch of numerology that is most used in the West is the Pythagorean system. Pythagoras was an Ancient Greek mathematician and philosopher who is well known for the Pythagorean formula, but who also developed a complete philosophical school. In this school, among other things, he taught that numbers were the basis for all knowledge and that they formed the structure of the Cosmos.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings, there is music in the spacing of the spheres. – Pythagoras
Numbers 1 through 4
In learning about the structure of the Cosmos, the first 4 numbers are the most important.
1 is Pure Creation and it is the beginning of everything. Even though it is the beginning of everything, it is actually nothing. It is a single point. This is seen in the astrological glyph for the Sun, which is a point within a circle, and it means that everything in being came from a single point.
2 is Polarity, and with two points, a line is possible. This is the beginning of existence, and it is the first dimension.
3 is Divinity. It combines 1 and 2, and it forms a triangle. With three points a plane is possible, allowing for the second dimension. This is where manifestation begins to take form. It is possible to draw a picture once we have the number 3 which was not possible with the numbers 1 or 2. On the other hand, this picture has no width or depth.
This brings us to the number 4. It can be formed by adding 1 to 3, or creation springing out of Divinity, which is also adding another dimension to the plane. With 4, we can have the simplest three-dimensional figure, which is the tetrahedron. Thus, 4 is necessary for physicality.
Because of this 4 is the number of the Material World.
In addition to being able to be formed by 3+1, 4 can also be formed by 2+2, which is two Polarities. This is shown in the symbol of the Cross, which will be discussed a little later in this article.
Also important to the interpretation of the number 444 is the number 12, which is 3 x 4, or Divinity and the Material World. 12 is the number of Humanity. This is because humans are at the crossroads between the Material World and the Divine. As such, humans are at the center of the Great Chain of Being.
This is why there are 12 signs to the zodiac, which is true in both the Western and Chinese systems, 12 tribes of Israel, and 12 disciples of Jesus. 12 represents all of the human archetypes, or the full variety possible in human beings.
The Sign of the Cross
In addition to being the number of full manifestation, 4 also represents 2 polarities. This is represented in the sign of the Cross. While Christianity adopted the symbol of the Cross as its own, it is a far older and deeper symbol.
The two polarities of the cross are the material and spiritual polarities. The horizontal axis represents pure materiality, which can be either helpful or harmful. The vertical axis represents the spiritual ability to rise towards Heaven or descend to the Lower Regions. Humans, being at the crossroads can choose all four directions. We can choose to work towards better material circumstances or allow ourselves to slide into worse material circumstances. We can also rise above our nature, moving us towards the Higher Planes or fall below it, leading us downward.
The number 4 as two polarities can be seen everywhere in the natural world. There are 4 cardinal directions, North and South and East and West. There are two Solstices, Summer and Winter, and two Equinoxes, Spring and Fall. The four Classical Elements can be divided into two polarities as well, Air and Fire and Earth and Water. There are even 2 sets of polarities encoded into our DNA, which is made up of 4 proteins, which combine in two separate pairs, Adenine and Thymine and Guanine and Cytosine.
Main Spiritual Meanings of 444
The spiritual meanings for 444 derive from its metaphysical meanings. If you are seeing 444 as an Angel Number, there are many different reasons for it, but in most cases, the reason will fall into 4 main categories. These categories are: 1) that you are being asked to bring your visions and dreams into reality; 2) that you are being reassured that the Divine is with you through hardship or suffering; 3) that you are being reminded of your power to choose, or 4) that you are being asked to give support to other people.
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Bringing Visions to Reality
Because 4 is the number of materiality and manifestation, 444 signals that you are being asked to do something practical with respect to your visions and dreams. You have planned long enough. It is time to DO something!
Not only is 444 asking you to do something, but it is also telling you that you have the means necessary to act. You do not need to wait any longer. The time is now.
Support Through Suffering
While there are many pleasures to being alive, there are also many problems and difficulties. We suffer loss, illness, uncertainty, grief, and death. Life can be hard and scary. The number 444 may be telling you that the Divine, by whatever name you call the Divine, is with you and understands what you are going through. This is especially the case if you see 444 when you are struggling.
The question of why we suffer is one of the deeper mysteries of existence. Different religions have different answers to this question and different ways to deal with this problem. Yet, when you see 444, you are not being asked to contemplate the meaning of why suffering exists or any other metaphysical question. You are just being shown that the Divine knows of your troubles and cares about you.
This meaning of 444 is a hug from the spiritual realms and a shoulder to cry on. You are loved and cared for. It is time to relax and trust. If you are frightened about your material circumstances, you are being told that you do not need to worry. You will be taken care of. It will all be ok in the end.
The Power to Choose
The number 444 can also be reminding you that you have the power to choose. You are not just a helpless plaything of Fate or of your circumstances. You are human and an actor in the drama of life. It could be that you are in a situation that is tempting you to go against your values or what you believe in. It could also be that you are feeling stuck in circumstances that seem to be outside of your control.
There are many things in life that we cannot control, but there are many things that we can. Part of living a good life is being aware of the power that we do have and using that power for our material or spiritual benefit. The number 444 may be asking you the following questions:
- Do you choose health or illness?
- Do you choose Light or Dark?
With this meaning of 444, there are no excuses. Your fate is in your own hands.
Caring for Others
444 also contains the number 12, which is the number of humanity. This number may be asking you to look outside yourself and to care for others. In most cases, the number 444 means that you are being asked for material and practical support, and not just emotional support. If you are feeling afraid or resentful about requests from others for help, remember that you have support as well, from your angels and from the Divine.
On the other hand, 444 is not a number telling you to give freely without limit. 444 is a sensible number. If you have been giving too much and draining yourself, you may be being asked to step back and set boundaries. Just as you have Divine and angelic support, so does the person you are trying to help. This number may be telling you to entrust this person into their care.
The Number 444 is a number of practicality and physicality. Yet, it is also a number that reminds us that the material world springs from and is supported by the Divine World. 444 asks us to act in the material world, but not to be completely dominated by practical considerations. Whether we are trying to make a dream manifest, whether we are going through a hard time, whether we are making a difficult choice, or whether we are trying to give support to others, we are being watched over and supported. 444 is telling us to keep that in mind.