# What does a star with 12 points mean?

## What does a star with 12 points mean?

Dodecagram Symbolism Dodecagrams or twelve-pointed stars have been used as symbols for the following: the twelve tribes of Israel, in Judaism. the twelve disciples, in Christianity. the twelve olympians, in Hellenic Polytheism.

### What is a 12 sided star called?

dodecahedron
In geometry, a solid figure with 12 faces is called a dodecahedron. The 12-pointed star we have constructed is therefore known as a stellated rhombic dodecahedron.

#### What is an 11 pointed star called?

hendecagram
In geometry, a hendecagram (also endecagram or endekagram) is a star polygon that has eleven vertices. The name hendecagram combines a Greek numeral prefix, hendeca-, with the Greek suffix -gram.

What is the six point star meaning?

Alchemists used it to symbolize the union of opposites, and it is considered by some to be the symbolic epitome of “as above, so below.” Known as the Star of David, or the Magen David, and commonly associated with Judaism today, the six-pointed star is actually a relatively new symbol of the Jewish faith.

What does the 12 pointed star symbol mean?

I’d like to explore with you the 12 pointed star symbol that is used in the Triangles work and its relationship to the New Age Symbol. The 12 pointed star can be seen principally as a symbol to represent the quality of divine wholeness and integrity in this work we do together.

## What is the geometric construction of a star?

It is a very stable construction of four intersecting equilateral triangles which is repeated as an inner star as well as an outer one. An explanation of its geometric construction may help us understand its significance.

### How many pointed stars are in the triangles work?

The following talk was given by James Mills in the Triangles webinar on August 27, 2018: I’d like to explore with you the 12 pointed star symbol that is used in the Triangles work and its relationship to the New Age Symbol.