pre-existence


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pre-existence

[ˈpriːɪgˈzɪstəns] Npreexistencia f

pre-existence

n (no pl: = existing before) → vorherige Existenz, vorheriges Vorhandensein; (= previous life)früheres Leben or Dasein, Präexistenz f
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Meunier had now a European reputation; but his letter to me expressed that keen remembrance of an early regard, an early debt of sympathy, which is inseparable from nobility of character: and I too felt as if his presence would be to me like a transient resurrection into a happier pre-existence.
It may be observed, however, that the fanciful notion of pre-existence is combined with a true but partial view of the origin and unity of knowledge, and of the association of ideas.
Nothing is said of the pre-existence of ideas of justice, temperance, and the like.
The doctrines of immortality and pre-existence are carried further in the Phaedrus and Phaedo; the distinction between opinion and knowledge is more fully developed in the Theaetetus.
I am confident that this negative result would hold even if I reported results broken out by the pre-existence of illnesses.
Though we've traditionally interpreted "he was in the form of God" as referring to Jesus' pre-existence as God, and "he emptied himself' as describing his becoming human, Pauline scholars don't always support such a reading.
This poor outcome (whose rate is consistent with that found in clinical trials - was directly associated with the diagnostic severity of the heart failure, the pre-existence of atrial fibrillation (or other heart disease), and the type of resynchronisation cardiac device implanted.
Among these topics are the problem of pre-existence in Philippians 2:6-11, the myth of a descending-ascending redeemer in Mediterranean antiquity, Luke 1:26-31, and the Christology of the Apocalypse.
The tragedy and comedy of the human condition is a result of the juxtaposition of this divine spark with matter, sense, and intellect--a familiar existentialist conception, necessarily involving the doctrine of pre-existence.
First, if the existence of something requires the pre-existence of something else, then the first thing will not come to be without the prior existence of the second.
2010) show that they commonly are associated with low levels of liquidity and capital and also with the pre-existence of a housing market bubble.
Jefferson asserts that such beliefs have much of value to offer today because of their purity of pre-existence, or pre-modern religious insight capacity.