What is the best English word to represent punabbhava?


Pāli term meaning ‘renewed becoming’ which refers to the process of rebirth or continued existence from one life to another and is thus synonymous with saṃsāra. This process can only be ended by attaining nirvāṇa.(Oxford reference)

Frequently used words to represent the term “punabbhava” are Reincarnation and Rebirth

Reincarnation, also called transmigration or metempsychosis, in religion and philosophy, rebirth of the aspect of an individual that persists after bodily death—whether it be consciousness, mind, the soul, or some other entity—in one or more successive existences(Britannica). Also called rebirth.

What is the best English word or the term to describe punabbhava and why?

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