Nostradamus C4 Q56: Rabelaius'
allegory of giants involved in war around the Mediterranean Seas.
Copyright: Allan Webber, December 2015
The anagrams in
this verse point to Rabelaius
a contemporary figure of Nostradamus time.There are other anagrams-of names that reach back to the
6th century BCE and forward to our modern times.
(rabiuſe la) and Panurge(ngue Apr) occur as
adjacent anagrams in the first line. This latter
name is backed by an anagram for
Panurgic(guin par c)
in the third.
Not only do these rare anagrams appear together in the
same verse but the tone of this verse seems to tie to the following the adventures
of the giant Pantagruel in which a body is dismembered and the parts
such as the head are desecrated.
C4 Q 56: After the victory of the
raving tongue, The spirit tempered in tranquillity and repose: Throughout the conflict
the bloody victor makes orations
Roasting the tongue and the flesh and the bones.
and Nostradamus were contemporaries with both being residence of
Southern France and they may well have attended Montpellier university
at the same time, so to find such references should come as no
The anagrams giving meaning to this verse include:
a vipers erotic ride Rabelaius Panurge sublinguae Belarusian use
Apres victoire de rabiuſe langue
Persepolis perils temp
priest enter petrols quantile entrapment
L'eſprit tempte en tranquil et repos
He befriends hard-partying
. Together with a group of friends, they intoxicate
an army of invading giants, burn their camp, and drown survivors in
urine. Epistemon, decapitated in the fray, recovers when Panurge sews
his head back to his body. He reports that souls in hell are poorly paid
and work bad jobs, but that's the extent of their torments. Another
battle is missed by the narrator, who is exploring the civilization in
Pantagruel's mouth at the time.
The verse is also filled with other names that mark
out a large part of the Mediterranean, Ligurian and Aegean Seas. And these
earlier allusions serve as allegories for what appear to be a petrol war
between Russia, Belarus, Persia and much of Europe.
Adjacent Anagrams plus
Anagrams of highest merit. ( ~ means full line used)
Selection Order based on letter rarity, word and sequence length plus line completion