resurrection etymology

English word resurrection comes from Latin resuregere (rise again) via Old French resurrection

Detailed word origin of resurrection

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
resurgere Latin (lat) A word meaning "rise again" from re- (again) and surgere (rise)
resurrectio Latin (lat) rising again
resurrection Old French (fro)
resurrectiun Anglo-Norman (xno)
resurrection English (eng) (Christianity) The Resurrection: The resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead.. The act of arising from the dead and becoming alive again.