how to pronounce incarnation


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incarnation is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of incarnation in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… as he wanted a modern incarnation of the …”

meanings of incarnation


  1. A living being embodying a deity or spirit.
  2. The act of incarnating.
  3. A rosy or red colour; flesh colour; carnation.
  4. A person or thing regarded as embodying or exhibiting some quality, idea, or the like.
  5. The state of being incarnated.
  6. The process of healing wounds and filling the part with new flesh; granulation.
  7. An assumption of human form or nature.
  8. An incarnate being or form.


  1. 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.

incarnation frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word incarnation occurs in english on average 2.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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