HyperDic: rebirth

English > 4 senses of the word rebirth:
NOUNphenomenonrebirth, metempsychosisafter death the soul begins a new cycle of existence in another human body
eventrebirth, reincarnation, renascencea second or new birth
actrebirth, Renaissance, Renascencethe revival of learning and culture
actrebirth, conversion, spiritual rebirtha spiritual enlightenment causing a person to lead a new life
rebirth > pronunciation
Soundsriyber'th
Rhymesberth ... worth / Worth: 17 rhymes with erth...
English > rebirth: 4 senses > noun 1, phenomenon
MeaningAfter death the soul begins a new cycle of existence in another human body.
Synonymmetempsychosis
BroaderphenomenonAny state or process known through the senses rather than by intuition or reasoning
Spanishmetempsicosis
Catalanmetempsicosi
English > rebirth: 4 senses > noun 2, event
MeaningA second or new birth.
Synonymsreincarnation, renascence
Narrowercycle of rebirth(Hinduism) repeated rebirth in new forms
transmigrationThe passing of a soul into another body after death
Broaderbirth, nativity, nascency, nascenceThe event of being born
Spanishreencarnación, renacimiento
Catalanreencarnació, renaixement
English > rebirth: 4 senses > noun 3, act
MeaningThe revival of learning and culture.
SynonymsRenaissance, Renascence
Broaderrevival, resurgence, revitalization, revitalisation, revivificationBringing again into activity and prominence
Spanishrenacimiento
Catalanrenaixement
English > rebirth: 4 senses > noun 4, act
MeaningA spiritual enlightenment causing a person to lead a new life.
Synonymsconversion, spiritual rebirth
NarrowerproselytismThe state of being a proselyte
Broaderredemption, salvation(theology) the act of delivering from sin or saving from evil / evil
Spanishconversión, renacimiento espiritual
Catalanconversió, renaixement espiritual

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