transmigrate

verb trans·mi·grate \ (ˌ)tran(t)s-ˈmī-ˌgrāt , (ˌ)tranz-ˈmī- , ˈtran(t)s-ˌmī- , ˈtranz-ˌmī- \

Definition of transmigrate

transmigrated; transmigrating; transmigrates
: to cause to go from one state of existence or place to another
1 of the soul : to pass at death from one body or being to another
2 : migrate

transmigration

play \ˌtran(t)s-mī-ˈgrā-shən, ˌtranz-\ noun

transmigrator

play \(ˌ)tran(t)s-ˈmī-ˌgrā-tər, (ˌ)tranz-, ˈtran(t)s-ˌmī-, ˈtranz-ˌmī-\ noun

transmigratory

play \tran(t)s-ˈmī-grə-ˌtȯr-ē, tranz-\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of transmigrate

Latin transmigratus, past participle of transmigrare to migrate to another place, from trans- + migrare to migrate


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