01 What are Alphabet/letter values?

The Alphabet/letter value or the Alphabet/letter word value refers to a conversion of letters and words into numbers. Each letter is assigned its position in the alphabet. The word value is the sum of the letter values.

GC Wizard bases the calculation of letter word values on the following alphabets:

  • Standard alphabet: A – Z -> 1 – 26
  • German, version 1: Ä Ö Ü ß -> 27 28 29 30
  • German, version 2: Ä = AE -> 1 ,5 …, ß = SS -> 19, 19
  • German, version 3: Ä = AE -> 1 + 5 = 6, …, ß = SS = 19 + 19 = 38
  • French, version 1: OE = OE -> 15 ,5 …
  • French, version 2: OE = OE -> 15 + 5 = 20
  • Spanish, version 1:
  • Spanish, version 2:
  • Polish, 32 characters
  • Greek, 24 characters
  • Russian, 33 characters