Monday, May 4, 2009
transmigrate \(ˌ)tran(t)s-ˈmī-ˌgrāt, (ˌ)tranz-\ transitive verb: to cause to go from one state of existence or place to another
intransitive verb: 1. (of the soul) to pass at death from one body or being to another, 2. migrate
Etymology: Latin transmigratus, past participle of transmigrare to migrate to another place, from trans- + migrare to migrate
Today’s entry continues the morbid, superstitious theme begun yesterday with revenant.