Donald Trump is a fascinating man. He's a magnet for both tremendous wealth and being in the public eye. He's gained fame and notoriety for his celebrity lifestyle and his real estate successes. Several skyscrapers in both New York and Chicago bear his name. The guy is an icon. Trump owns over 18 million square feet of prime real estate in Manhattan.
But what if his name had been Don Trump. Would you pay attention to a guy with that name? Maybe - if he was a comedian. I can tell you without a sliver of doubt Don Trump is not the name for a billionaire. In fact, did you know only nine out of 400 billionaires listed on Forbes list of richest 400 Americans use a shortened name.
Of course there are exceptions to every rule. But the name Don Trump isn't one of them. Don vibrates to three numbers which describe someone who likes being a homebody and performing on stage.
Like Don Rickles. Not a great description of 'the Donald.' So what happens when we add the letters A, L and D to 'Don.
' A total makeover to be sure. Donald is a powerful name. Its number vibrates to honor, fame and material gain. It describes a person who thrives on constant change and adventure.
Now that's more like it. Add his last name, Trump, and the equation transforms into a brilliant power name. With the name Donald Trump, he loves to do anything to obtain abundance and power. People with this vibration can sell themselves or sell just about any product that comes along. One of Trump's missions is to motivate others towards success.
He's doing just that with his show, 'The Apprentice.' How many countless people are inspired towards higher achievement because they're imagining themselves becoming his Apprentice. They're watching Trump and want his power. His first name, Donald, gives him the freedom to take all sorts of risks, financially and personally.
This man has gone through bankruptcy, emerged unscathed and gone on to greater glories by taking risks and adapting to change like a billionaire chameleon. Furthermore, and this is a big plus for him, his first name has the same numerological vibration as his full name, Donald John Trump his Destiny Number. Do you know what this means? Every time someone calls him Donald, his Destiny is activated.
The name Don would never give him this kind of power. In addition to all of this, the day of Trump's birth also resonates to his Destiny number. He's got a triple whammy going - this is great stuff. Interestingly, the name Trump gives him the important tool of introspection.
This means, he'll take time-outs to reflect on his life without feeling self-conscious about it. We've taken a snapshot look at Don Trump vs. Donald Trump.
It's your turn now. Take charge of your name by understanding how it fits into the life you want. Do you have repeating numbers too? If so, what do they signify? Most names shouldn't be shortened. However, some people benefit from nicknames, like the great Johnny Carson. His persona, like his nickname, was easygoing, friendly, and charming.
Discover whether your name is a fit for the destiny you desire.
Tania Gabrielle French is a Pythagorean Numerologist. She counsels multi-millionaires, couples, parents and children using the 10,000 year-old science of Numbers. Discover the Secrets of your Name.