Associations to the word «Incarnation»


INCARNATION, noun. An incarnate being or form.
INCARNATION, noun. A living being embodying a deity or spirit.
INCARNATION, noun. An assumption of human form or nature.
INCARNATION, noun. A person or thing regarded as embodying or exhibiting some quality, idea, or the like
INCARNATION, noun. The act of incarnating.
INCARNATION, noun. The state of being incarnated.
INCARNATION, noun. (obsolete) A rosy or red colour; flesh colour; carnation.
INCARNATION, noun. (medicine) (obsolete) The process of healing wounds and filling the part with new flesh; granulation.
INCARNATION, proper noun. (Christianity) The doctrine that the second person of the Trinity assumed human form in the person of Jesus Christ and is fully divine and fully human.

Dictionary definition

INCARNATION, noun. A new personification of a familiar idea; "the embodiment of hope"; "the incarnation of evil"; "the very avatar of cunning".
INCARNATION, noun. (Christianity) the Christian doctrine of the union of God and man in the person of Jesus Christ.
INCARNATION, noun. Time passed in a particular bodily form; "he believes that his life will be better in his next incarnation".
INCARNATION, noun. The act of attributing human characteristics to abstract ideas etc..

Wise words

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