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re·in·car·na·tion

 (rē′ĭn-kär-nā′shən)
n.
1. Rebirth of the soul in another human or nonhuman body.
2. A reappearance or revitalization in another form; a new embodiment: "The brownstone had already endured one reincarnation: In the 1940's, it was converted into eight studio apartments" (Ben Lloyd).
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reincarnation

(ˌriːɪnkɑːˈneɪʃən)
n
1. (Theology) the belief that on the death of the body the soul transmigrates to or is born again in another body
2. (Theology) the incarnation or embodiment of a soul in a new body after it has left the old one at physical death
3. embodiment again in a new form, as of a principle or idea
ˌreincarˈnationist n, adj
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re•in•car•na•tion

(ˌri ɪn kɑrˈneɪ ʃən)

n.
1. the belief that the soul, upon death of the body, comes back to earth in another body or form.
2. rebirth of the soul in a new body.
3. a new incarnation or embodiment, as of a person.
[1855–60]
re`in•car•na′tion•ist, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.reincarnation - embodiment in a new form (especially the reappearance or a person in another form)reincarnation - embodiment in a new form (especially the reappearance or a person in another form); "his reincarnation as a lion"
avatar, embodiment, incarnation - a new personification of a familiar idea; "the embodiment of hope"; "the incarnation of evil"; "the very avatar of cunning"
2.reincarnation - a second or new birth
nascence, nascency, nativity, birth - the event of being born; "they celebrated the birth of their first child"
transmigration - the passing of a soul into another body after death
cycle of rebirth - (Hinduism) repeated rebirth in new forms
3.reincarnation - the Hindu or Buddhist doctrine that a person may be reborn successively into one of five classes of living beings (god or human or animal or hungry ghost or denizen of Hell) depending on the person's own actions
theological doctrine - the doctrine of a religious group
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reincarnation

noun rebirth, metempsychosis, transmigration of souls Many African tribes believe in reincarnation.
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Translations
تناسُخ، تَقَمُّص
převtělení
reinkarnation
reinkarnáció
endurholdgun
reinkarnacija
prevtelenie
ölümden sonra yeni bir bedende doğma

reincarnation

[ˈriːɪnkɑːˈneɪʃən] Nreencarnación f
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reincarnation

[ˌriːɪnkɑːrˈneɪʃən] n
(= rebirth) → réincarnation f
(= reborn spirit) [person, animal] → réincarnation f
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reincarnation

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reincarnation

[ˌriːɪnkɑːˈneɪʃn] nreincarnazione f
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reincarnation

(riːinkaːˈneiʃən) noun
the rebirth of the soul in another body after death.
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Eric Maikranz's novel 'The Reincarnationist Papers', 'Infinite' revolves around the Cognomina, a secret society of people who can recall their past lives. Troubled by haunted memories of two past lives, a young man joins the society.
John Lee Hancock and Ian Shorr are adapting D Eric Maikranz's novel 'The Reincarnationist Paper', which follows the Cognomina, a secret society of people who possess total recall of their past lives.
Aguirre recently published his book, "Journey Back: The Amazing Memories of Individuals Through Past-Life Regressions," a compilation of 27 volunteers who uncovered mysteries from their past lives.
The hotel on the outskirts of Chester welcomes 'master of the mind' Alan Bates for the first time on March 22 for his Past Lives Show.
While speaking with Daily Star, he claimed that he started recalling his past lives at the age of 17.
Past-life regression is a mental process or technique where one is guided to a memory of past lives, to understand what triggered present problems or issues.
Over the years she has helped many people review and learn from their past lives in order to benefit their present one.
Experiencing memories of past lives is anomalous in Western culture.
Summary: Rima believes she was a miner in one of her past lives.
2010: Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives (Thailand) Photo courtesy: IMDB - Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives It is a fantasy, comedy, and drama movie about a man who remembered his many previous lives on his deathbed.
Although there is plenty of New Age writing on past lives, it is unusual to find a book that treats the psychological phenomenon with seriousness.