numerical value

noun

Definition of numerical value

  1. 1a :  a quantitative value assigned to a letter of the alphabet exegetical rule … according to which every Hebrew letter has a numerical value — S. A. Binion b :  a sum obtained by adding together the numerical equivalents of the letters in a word or phrase if two names had the same numerical value, this fact showed some relation between the individuals — D. E. Smith — compare gematria

  2. 2 :  absolute value

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