From Anglo-Norman resurrectiun, from Old French resurrection (French: résurrection), from Late Latin resurrectionem (accusative of resurrectiō) from Latin resurgō (“I rise again”), from re- (“again”), + surgō (“I rise”).
- The act of arising from the dead and becoming alive again.
- (Christianity) The Resurrection: The resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead.
the act of arising from the dead
Christianity: the Resurrection