from
[frɒm, frəm]
PREPOSITION
  1. indicating the point in space at which a journey, motion, or action starts.
    "she began to walk away from him" ·
    "I leapt from my bed" · "he was turning the Chamberlain government away from appeasement"
    • indicating the distance between a particular place and another place used as a point of reference.
      "the ambush occurred 50 metres from a checkpoint"
  2. indicating the point in time at which a particular process, event, or activity starts.
    "the show will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m"
  3. indicating the source or provenance of someone or something.
    "I'm from Hackney" ·
    "she rang him from the hotel" · "she demanded the keys from her husband"
    • indicating the date at which something was created.
      "a document dating from the thirteenth century"
  4. indicating the starting point of a specified range on a scale.
    "men who ranged in age from seventeen to eighty-four"
    • indicating one extreme in a range of conceptual variations.
      "anything from geography to literature"
      synonyms:
      by · made by · done by · carried out by · caused by · from · in ·
      of · for which someone is responsible
  5. indicating the point at which an observer is placed.
    "you can see the island from here" ·
    "the ability to see things from another's point of view"
  6. indicating the raw material out of which something is manufactured.
    "a paint made from a natural resin"
  7. indicating separation or removal.
    "the party was ousted from power after sixteen years"
  8. indicating prevention.
    "the story of how he was saved from death"
  9. indicating a cause.
    "a child suffering from asthma"
  10. indicating a source of knowledge or the basis for one's judgement.
    "information obtained from papers, books, and presentations"
  11. indicating a distinction.
    "these fees are quite distinct from expenses"
ORIGIN
Old English fram, from, of Germanic origin; related to Old Norse frá ( see fro).
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Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.

Mark Twain

The tennis ball doesn't know how old I am. The ball doesn't know if I'm a man or a woman or if I come from a communist country or not. Sport has always broken down these barriers.

Martina Navratilova
as its name suggests the Accumulator ‘accumulates’ by keeping its addend in memory and incrementing by the addend it receives from another transmitting unit.

Life is like a camera: just focus on what is important, capture good times, develop from negative, and if things do not work out, take another shot!

Daireth Winehouse
the Keynesian component is clearly a residual which is arrived at by subtracting the natural and classical components from overall unemployment.
as the shell continues to expand and rarefy, astronomers may eventually be able to see characteristic gamma rays from the radioactivity within.
a series of strata with five Early Pleistocene interglacial deposits representing the period from the Tiglian to the Menapian was investigated.
the issue is to estimate the marginal benefit from the increased frequency of screening examinations against the marginal increased cost.
apart from their obvious appeal to photographers, gigapixel images also hold tremendous potential for law enforcement and the military.
we can begin with the combination in which both the addend and the augend are 0's but the carry bit from the previous column is a 1.
there is a simple correspondence between the distance of a focused object from the eye and the size of its image on the retina.
the value of the Supreme Court as guardian of our liberties depends on its being distanced from ordinary majoritarian politics.
these resorts offer a wide range of winter activities from skiing and snowboarding to tobogganing, sledging, and ice skating.
only half of the proceeds from the IPO will go towards paying down the some of the current £423 million pound debt burden.
the company has still got warehousefuls of money in the bank, thanks to the booty from earlier capital-raising exercises.
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How to say from in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (PREPOSITION)vanaf, uit, van
Arabic (PREPOSITION)من
Bangla থেকে
Bosnian (Latin) iz
Bulgarian (PREPOSITION)от
Cantonese (Traditional)
Catalan (PREPOSITION)des, de
Chinese Simplified
Chinese Traditional
Croatian (PREPOSITION)iz, od
Czech (PREPOSITION)z, od, ze
Danish (PREPOSITION)fra
Dutch (PREPOSITION)uit, van, vanaf, vanuit
Estonian (PREPOSITION)alates, asukohast
Fijian mai na
Filipino mula sa
Finnish (PREPOSITION)päässä, kohteesta, alkaen, polveutua
French (PREPOSITION)partir, de
German (PREPOSITION)aus, von, vom
Greek (PREPOSITION)από
Haitian Creole soti
Hebrew (PREPOSITION)מ, מן, מתוך
Hindi (PREPOSITION)से
Hmong Daw ntawm
Hungarian (PREPOSITION)ból, tól, a
Icelandic (PREPOSITION)frá, úr
Indonesian (PREPOSITION)dari
Italian (PREPOSITION)da, dal, dalla
Japanese (PREPOSITION)から
Kiswahili (PREPOSITION)kutoka, toka
Klingon vo'
Korean (PREPOSITION)에서, 로부터, 으로부터, 부터
Latvian (PREPOSITION)no
Lithuanian (PREPOSITION)nuo, iš
Malagasy avy amin' ny
Malay (Latin) (PREPOSITION)dari
Maltese (PREPOSITION)minn, mill, mid
Norwegian Bokmål fra
Persian (PREPOSITION)از
Polish (PREPOSITION)od, z
Portuguese (PREPOSITION)partir, de
Querétaro Otomi Ar
Romanian (PREPOSITION)din, la
Russian (PREPOSITION)от, из
Samoan mai le
Serbian (Cyrillic) из
Serbian (Latin) iz
Slovak (PREPOSITION)z, od, zo, krajine
Slovenian (PREPOSITION)iz, od
Spanish (PREPOSITION)desde, de, partir
Swedish (PREPOSITION)från
Tahitian no roto mai i
Tamil (PREPOSITION)இருந்து, இதிலிருந்து
Telugu నుంచి
Thai (PREPOSITION)จาก
Tongan mei he
Turkish (PREPOSITION)-dan, -den, gelen
Ukrainian (PREPOSITION)від, з
Urdu (PREPOSITION)سے, از
Vietnamese (PREPOSITION)từ
Welsh (PREPOSITION)o, gan, oddi wrth, rhag
Yucatec Maya U
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