resurgam

[ re-soor-gahm; English ri-sur-gam ]
/ rɛˈsʊər gɑm; English rɪˈsɜr gæm /

Latin.

I shall rise again.

QUIZZES

CAN YOU GUESS THESE WORDS FROM AROUND THE US?

American English is not always as it appears to be ... get to know regional words in this quiz!
Question 1 of 10
A bet is synonymous with a wager, but what does it mean in New York?
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for resurgam

  • The man brought a fragment of an old tombstone on which was the single word "Resurgam."

  • I told you at Lucknow—resurgam—I shall rise again and you shall not know me.

    Kim|Rudyard Kipling
  • The man returned with a fragment of a tombstone, on which was the one ominous word (as every one observed) "Resurgam!"

    Old and New London|Walter Thornbury
  • On the outside of the coffin was written the word "Resurgam," and an eloquent oration was delivered over the grave.

    The Last Boer War|H. Rider Haggard