Complete Definition of "origin"

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English

Pronunciation
audio|en-us-origin.ogg|Audio (US)

Etymology
From ME. origine, from L. origo.

Noun
en-noun

  1. the source of a river, information, goods, etc.
  2. mathematics The point at which the axis|axes of a coordinate system intersect
  3. the beginning of something
  4. in plural ancestry

Synonyms
source

Related terms
original

See also
provenance

Translations

Arabic: Arab|اص٠IPAchar|(âaÊl) m
Chinese: èµ·æº (qÇyuán), æ¬æº (bÄnyuán)
Dutch: oorsprong m
Finnish: lähteet p (1, of a river), alkuperä (1, of information etc.), origo#Finnish|origo (2)
French: origine f
German: Ursprung m
Greek: ÏÏοέλεÏÏη f
Hungarian: eredet, származás
Ido: origino
mid
Italian: origine f
Japanese: èµ·æº (ããã, kigen), åå  (ãããã, genin)
Korean: ìì² (woncheon), ê·¼ì (geunwon)
Old English: frymþu f
Portuguese: origem f
Russian: пÑоиÑÑождение (proisxoždénije) n, наÑало (naÄálo) n (1,3), иÑÑок (istók) m (origin of a river), иÑÑоÑник (istóÄnik) m (1,3), наÑало кооÑÐ´Ð¸Ð½Ð°Ñ (naÄálo koordinát) n (2)
Serbian: istok m, poreklo n, postanak m
Spanish: origen m
Swedish: ursprung c, origo n

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