Once you have known your life expression number, either through a numerology calculator or manual calculation, it is time to decode that number.
Remember, the life expression number indicates what you can achieve with your hidden talents or abilities that can be explored or developed. It is very different from your Life Path number, which speaks of what you are born with.
Life Expression Number 1
People of Number 1 have such talents as originality, creativity and the ability to make things happen. By using these talents, they make great entrepreneurs and have the potential to be very prosperous. The 1s are capable of becoming the leader of something great, socially or professionally.
Life Expression Number 2
People of number 2 make so many friends that they often develop the ability to pull strings behind scenes. They are diplomats and peacemakers. They work best in a team and success in general for them is often about "who they know." They work even better when teaming up with someone who is much more powerful.
Life Expression Number 3
People of number 3 exhibit strong talents in arts, which include writing, speaking, singing, acting, teaching, selling, designing and composing music. They are born with the ability to inspire and motivate others with their creative words and ideas. People of Number 3 find happiness when they focus on their artistic goals. Those 3s with the highest potential in performance have the chance to become famous in future.
Life Expression Number 4
The 4s are highly systematic by nature. They thrive in orderly corporate environment, and do well in project management, administration and anything that requires organizational skills. They also make great surgeons, architects, engineers, musicians and teachers. The 4s are capable of manual work and have an innate understanding of structure, design and rhythm.
Life Expression Number 5
The 5s are often blessed with various talents and abilities and have the potential to sustain a couple of careers at the same. Their biggest dream is to travel and experience as much as possible. The 5s are philosophical individuals who are endlessly matched by human nature. Their strongest talent is to teach the type of wisdom that would never be taught in traditional schooling.
Life Expression Number 6
The 6s are gifted with an innate ability of uplifting the spirits of others, especially during hard times. They do well as doctors, nurses, psychologists and any occupation that requires taking care of the elderly, the sick or the poor. Their biggest potential is restoring balance of ailing individuals or communities.
Life Expression Number 7
People of number 7 are most likely geniuses. With their supreme intelligence, they often do not even bother talking to others. They could do well at any area of science, literature or metaphysics, and may also have a secret passion for the occult, social anthropology or religion. The 7s are always seeking to create new ideas or to find someone who is smart enough to be their companion.
Life Expression Number 8
The 8s have an innate knack for making money that is unbeatable by the other numbers. They have the potential for thoughtful achievements in business or other strong professions, but many of them are simply born into wealthy families. Number 8s usually make successful bankers, stockbrokers and accountants, but in reality they can succeed in any area as long as they are given something to buy or sell.
Life Expression Number 9
Number 9s' highest talent is to achieve enlightenment, and their destiny usually lies within the sphere of humanitarian causes. They excel as teachers, counselors and practices. Most of the 9s are kind, considerate and compassionate, and are often also blessed with literary or artistic strength.
Life Expression Number 11
Number 11's are filled with spiritual information and often feel a great need to transform the world with their visions. Most of them are involved in the occult or religious professions such as practices, tarot interviewsr, astrologers, metaphysicians, light-workers or Reiki masters. Their greatest potential in life is to enlighten others to their true selves.
Life Expression 22
The 22s are called the Master Builder because they are capable of manifesting exciting to the earthly plane. They usually accomplish this through the construction of some kind of empire, be it of a social, financial or religious nature. They are masters of manifestation who understand how a negative thought or image can crush possibilities. They fulfill their biggest potential by bringing ideals into life reality.
The calculation and interpretation of life expression number is just a fraction of numberology calculation, but it can definitely give you some idea about what you can explore to accomplish the highest in your life.