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The Copaile Cipher

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The Copaile Cipher

This is the Copiale Cipher, a ~300 year old notebook written and heavily coded by a secret society called the Oculist Society. According to this text they are a sort of separate branch of the Freemason society. The original text was written in German and so intricately ciphered that we were unable to crack it for 250 years until finally a computer algorithm was able to calculate the key to deciphering it. This is what it looked like before any deciphering: After deciphering it, yet another layer of encryption reveals itself. Various key phrases and words are replaced with code words like bigx, tri, sci, toe, etc. So passages were still coded

The Copaile Cipher: Pages 1-25

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The Copaile Cipher: Pages 1-25

This is the Copaile Cipher, a ~300 year old notebook written and heavily coded by a secret society called the Oculist Society. According to this text they are a sort of separate branch of the Freemason society. The original text was written in German and so intricately ciphered that we were unable to crack it for 250 years until finally a computer algorithm was able to calculate the key to deciphering it. Before deciphering it looked something like this: After deciphering it, yet another layer of encryption reveals itself. Various key phrases and words are replaced with code words like bigx, tri, sci, toe, etc. So passages were still coded a
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