Transfiguration may refer to:

* Transfiguration of Jesus, an event reported by the Synoptic Gospels in which Jesus underwent transfiguration
* Transfiguration (Raphael), a painting depicting the Transfiguration of Jesus
* Transfiguration (in religion), a transformation of a man into something else, like transformation of Enoch into an angel in the Book of Enoch
* Transfiguration, a subject taught at the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry in the fictional Harry Potter universe
* "Transfiguration", a song on the album "Transfiguration of Vincent" by M. Ward
* "The Transfiguration" , a song on the album "Seven Swans" by Sufjan Stevens

ee also

* Church of the Transfiguration
* Transfigurations (TNG episode)
* teleportation

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  • transfiguration — [ trɑ̃sfigyrasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1265; lat. transfiguratio 1 ♦ Relig. chrét. Changement miraculeux dans l apparence du Christ transfiguré. Fête de la Transfiguration (6 août). 2 ♦ Action de transfigurer, état de ce qui est transfiguré. « À partir de… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Transfiguration — • Culminating point of Christ s public life, as His Baptism is its starting point, and His Ascension its end Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Transfiguration     Transfiguration …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • transfiguration — Transfiguration. s. f. v. Changement en une autre figure. Il n a d usage qu en cette phrase. La Transfiguration de nostre Seigneur …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • transfiguration — [trans fig΄yo͞o rā′shən, trans΄figyo͞o rā′shən] n. 1. a transfiguring or being transfigured 2. [T ] Bible the change in the appearance of Jesus on the mountain: Matt. 17 3. [T ] a church festival (Aug. 6) commemorating the Transfiguration …   English World dictionary

  • Transfiguration — (lat.), Verklärung, besonders diejenige Christi auf dem Berge Tabor (Matth. 17), zu deren Andenken die griechische und römische Kirche 6. Aug. ein besonderes Fest feiern. Berühmt ist Raffaels Gemälde in der Galerie des Vatikans; andre… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Transfiguration — (lat.), Umgestaltung, bes. Verklärung Christi …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • transfiguration — index development (progression) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • transfiguration — (n.) late 14c., from L. transfigurationem, noun of action from pp. stem of transfigurare (see TRANSFIGURE (Cf. transfigure)). In English, originally the change in appearance of Christ before his disciples (Matt. xvii:2; Mark ix:2,3). The non… …   Etymology dictionary

  • transfiguration — transformation, metamorphosis, transmutation, conversion, transmogrification (see under TRANSFORM) Analogous words: exaltation, magnification (see corresponding verbs at EXALT): enhancing, heightening, intensifying (see INTENSIFY) …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • transfiguration — Transfiguration, Transfiguratio …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

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