Word of the Day – Redivivus

By February 12, 2018 Word of the Day

Redivivus (adj) (literary) (postpositive)

red-ee-vee-vus

Reborn; come back to life.

Late 16th century: from Latin, from re(d)- ‘again’ + vivus ‘living’.

Example sentences

“One could almost think of him as King Alexander redivivus””

Leave a Reply