Incarnation vs. Reincarnation

Incarnation vs. Reincarnation — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Incarnation and Reincarnation

Incarnationnoun

The act of incarnating.

Reincarnationnoun

Rebirth of the soul in another human or nonhuman body.

Incarnationnoun

The condition of being incarnated.

Reincarnationnoun

A reappearance or revitalization in another form; a new embodiment

"The brownstone had already endured one reincarnation.

Incarnationnoun

Incarnation(Christianity) The doctrine that the Son of God was conceived in the womb of Mary and that Jesus is true God and true man.

Reincarnationnoun

A rebirth of a soul, in a physical life form, such as a body.

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Incarnationnoun

A bodily manifestation of a supernatural being.

Reincarnationnoun

The philosophy of such a rebirth, a specific belief or doctrine on how such a rebirth occurs.

Incarnationnoun

One who is believed to personify a given abstract quality or idea.

Reincarnationnoun

A fresh embodiment.

Incarnationnoun

A period of time passed in a given bodily form or condition

hopes for a better life in another incarnation.

Reincarnationnoun

A new, considerably improved, version.

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Incarnationnoun

An incarnate being or form.

Reincarnationnoun

embodiment in a new form (especially the reappearance or a person in another form);

his reincarnation as a lion

Incarnationnoun

A living being embodying a deity or spirit.

Reincarnationnoun

a second or new birth

Incarnationnoun

An assumption of human form or nature.

Reincarnationnoun

the Hindu or Buddhist doctrine that 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

Incarnationnoun

A person or thing regarded as embodying or exhibiting some quality, idea, or the like.

The leading dancer is the incarnation of grace.

Incarnationnoun

The act of incarnating.

Incarnationnoun

The state of being incarnated.

Incarnationnoun

(obsolete) A rosy or red colour; flesh colour; carnation.

Incarnationnoun

The process of healing wounds and filling the part with new flesh; granulation.

Incarnationnoun

a new personification of a familiar idea;

the embodiment of hopethe incarnation of evilthe very avatar of cunning

Incarnationnoun

(Christianity) the Christian doctrine of the union of God and man in the person of Jesus Christ

Incarnationnoun

time passed in a particular bodily form;

he believes that his life will be better in his next incarnation

Incarnationnoun

the act of attributing human characteristics to abstract ideas etc.