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Fifth element


Fifth element is a term employed in magic and alchemy that encompasses the other four elements, fire, air, water, and earth. This fifth element is known as quintessence; also in alchemy as azoth. A.G.H


Source:

Drury, Nevil. The Watkins Dictionary of Magic. London. Watkins Publishing. 2005. p. 102

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