Dictionary Meaning and Definition on 'Revivify'
v : give new life or energy to; "A hot soup will revive me";
"This will renovate my spirits"; "This treatment repaired
my health" [syn: animate, recreate, reanimate, revive,
renovate, repair, quicken, vivify]
- Revivify \Re*viv"i*fy\, v. t. [Cf. F. r['e]vivifier, L.
revivificare. See Vivify.]
To cause to revive.
Some association may revivify it enough to make it
flash, after a long oblivion, into consciousness. --Sir
Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Revivify'
Resurrection refers to the literal coming back to life of the biologically dead. It is used both with respect to particular individuals or the belief in a General Resurrection of humanity at the end of the world. The General Resurrection is featured prominently in Jewish, Christian, and Muslim scriptures. The death and resurrection of Jesus is the central focus of Christianity.
There are three explicit examples in the Hebrew Bible (Tanakh) of people being resurrected from the dead:
The concept of resurrection is found in the writings of some ancient non-Abrahamic religions in the Middle East. A few extant Egyptian and Canaanite writings allude to dying and rising gods such as Osiris and Baal. Sir James Frazer in his book The Golden Bough relates to these dying and rising gods,[See more about Revivify at Dictionary 3.0 Encyclopedia]
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