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3 Elements Terms

The three primary elements which are seen as the 3 basic elements of creation are: Fire air and water. Their combination is seen as the basis of many of the early stories of the cosmos.
          Fire Air Water
India Siva Brahma Vishnu
Persia Mihr Atthar Ab
             Ea Anu Sin
            Sun Venus Moon
Egypt Atum Shu Tefnut
                 300 800 60
 
There is another model in the 3 Deities of the Vedas.
 
cf. Hebrew Air       Water Fire
                     Aleph Mem   Shin
                     1         40      300
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