from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- intransitive v. To migrate.
- intransitive v. To pass into another body after death. Used of the soul.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To migrate to another country.
- v. To pass into another body after death.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- intransitive v. To pass from one country or jurisdiction to another for the purpose of residence, as men or families; to migrate.
- intransitive v. To pass from one body or condition into another.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To migrate; pass from one country or jurisdiction to another for the purpose of residing in it.
- To pass from one body into another; be transformed; specifically, to become incarnate in a different body; metempsychosize.
- To cause to pass or migrate from one region or state of existence to another.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. move from one country or region to another and settle there
- v. be born anew in another body after death
Latin trānsmigrāre, trānsmigrāt- : trāns-, trans- + migrāre, to migrate; see migrate.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)