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  • Ankh of Reincarnation
  • Gold 225
  • Level 4
  • Charged
  • Allows reincarnation upon death.

Automatically brings the Hero back to life with 500 hit points when the Hero wearing the Ankh dies.


Illidan, Kael, Lady Vashj and Akama can find one in Lord of Outland, chapter 6 of the Frozen Throne alliance campaign, Curse of the Blood Elves.

World of Warcraft

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The  [Ankh] was a required reagent for the Shaman spell [Reincarnation].

In the RPG

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An ankh of resurrection is a palm-sized metal sigl worn like an amulet and imbued with magic powerful enough to raise the dead. The dwarves believe that titans created the first ankhs to honor their reverence of life.[1]


  • The ankh was a symbol of eternal life in Ancient Egypt.

Patch changes

  • WC3tFT-logo.png Patch 1.19 (2005-09-19): Sell value decreased to 225 from 400.
  • WC3tFT-logo.png Patch 1.13 (2003-12-16): Healing Wards and Ankh of Reincarnation are now level-4 items (down from 5).
  • WC3tFT-logo.png Patch 1.10 (2003-07-03): Level decreased to 5 from 7.
  • WC3RoC-logo.png Patch 1.06 (2003-06-03): Ankh of Reincarnation is now a level 7 item.


  1. ^ Magic and Mayhem, pg. 138

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