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incarnation

Pronunciation: /ˌɪnkɑːrˈneɪʃən; ˌɪnkɑːˈneɪʃən/

Translation of incarnation in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 u and c [Religion/Religión] [Mythol] encarnación (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • Incarnation, a volume in the New Century Theology series, reads as an extended meditation on the Incarnation of Jesus Christ.
    • The Incarnation of Jesus Christ is God's Self-revelation to the world.
    • I write as an Anglican theologian of the Cross, who understands the Atonement, or God for us, as prior in theology to the Incarnation, or God with us.
    1.2 countable/numerable (embodiment) encarnación (feminine), personificación (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • These deity incarnations are manifested to give facility to the devotees of the Lord so that they can worship Him in that particular deity form to whom they have developed attraction.
    • The leader claims to be the incarnation of a deity, angel, or special messenger.
    • ‘We recognise avatar as an incarnation of a deity,’ laughs Jayachandran.

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