Nukva – Aramaic for ‘female’.
Malchut has a female aspect, a vessel, desire for the Light. The Nukva is represented by the Letter ה H of the YHVH name.
Binah is also ‘female’ and called the Supernal Nukva, Mother, represented by the higher ה H of the holy name.
See also Malchut, Binah« Back to Glossary Index