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The inner circle depicts a triple Tau, with a hexagram where the bases join, and beneath is the Ace of Cups.

The celebrated theorem, "Pascal's hexagram," makes all the rest come very easy.

That is, by the time Pascal was nineteen, the hexagram was circulating under a name derived from the author.

The hexagram at ten years old would be a hundred times less unlikely.

Paracelsus ascribes a similar, though a lesser degree of virtue to the hexagram.

WORD ORIGIN

1863 as a type of geometric figure, from hexa- + -gram. I Ching sense attested from 1882.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR HEXAGRAM

Star of David

nounsix-pointed star
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