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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Having discovered or renewed a commitment to Jesus as one's personal savior: a born-again Christian.
  • adj. Characterized by renewal, resurgence, or return: born-again patriotism; a born-again fiscal conservative.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having a renewed commitment to Jesus Christ as a personal saviour.
  • adj. Having the zeal of a convert of a non-religious cause or activity.
  • adj. Of or pertaining to evangelical Christianity.
  • n. Someone who has a renewed commitment to Jesus Christ as a personal saviour.
  • n. Anyone with a renewed commitment to any kind of cause or belief.
  • n. An evangelical Christian.

Etymologies

From born again in John 3:3 and 3:7.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From the New Testament: "Jesus replied, 'Very truly I tell you, no one can see the kingdom of God without being born again.'" [John 3:3, Today's New International Version] (Wiktionary)

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