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  Words related to origin

Related / Similar Words: descent, extraction, origination, inception, lineage, line, line of descent, bloodline, blood line, blood, pedigree, ancestry, parentage, stemma, stock, beginning, root, rootage, source

 

Definition:
  • properties attributable to your ancestry; "he comes from good origins";
  • the point of intersection of coordinate axes; where the values of the coordinates are all zero;
  • an event that is a beginning; a first part or stage of subsequent events;
  • the descendants of one individual; "his entire lineage has been warriors";
  • the place where something begins, where it springs into being; "the Italian beginning of the Renaissance"; "Jupiter was the origin of the radiation"; "Pittsburgh is the source of the Ohio River"; "communism''s Russian root";

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    Hyponyms: full blood, germination, cause, preliminary, overture, prelude, emanation, rise, procession, family, family line, folk, kinfolk, kinsfolk, sept, phratry, breed, side, derivation, spring, fountainhead, headspring, head, headwaters, wellhead, wellspring, jumping-off place, point of departure, birthplace, cradle, place of origin, provenance, home, point source, trail head, trailhead

     

    Derivational Morphology: originate, arise, rise, develop, uprise, spring up, grow, initiate, start, rear, raise, bring up, nurture, parent, derive, come, descend, root

     

    Anagrams: O ring, gringo, Goring

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 起源   Dutch: oorsprong  
    Finnish: lähteet   French: origine  
    German: Ursprung   Greek: προέλευση  
    Hungarian: eredet   Ido: origino  
    Italian: origine   Japanese: 起源  
    Korean: 원천   Portuguese: origem  
    Russian: происхождение   Serbian: istok  
    Spanish: origen   Swedish: ursprung  
     
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