origins (plural noun) · origins (plural noun)
  1. (origins)
    the point or place where something begins, arises, or is derived.
    "his theory of the origin of life" ·
    "the name is Norse in origin" · "the terminology has its origins in America"
  2. anatomy
    the more fixed end or attachment of a muscle.
    • anatomy
      a place where a nerve or blood vessel begins or branches from a main nerve or blood vessel.
  3. mathematics
    a fixed point from which coordinates are measured.
early 16th century: from French origine, from Latin origo, origin-, from oriri ‘to rise’.
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How to use origin in a sentence?
their economic circumstances are vastly different from those which pertained in their land of origin.
a plague struck the Israelites which could have been venereal in origin.
his ‘steady state’ hypothesis of the origin of the universe.
his wife has a domicile of origin in Germany.
the terminology has its origins in America.
a voice that betrays his Welsh origins.
odours of far less salubrious origin.
these ores are of syngenetic origin.
his theory of the origin of life.
the fire was of doubtful origin.
the name is Norse in origin.
a family of peasant origin.
the origin of humankind.
goods of insular origin.
a deep crustal origin.
How to say origin in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)oorsprong, herkoms, ontstaan
Arabic (NOUN)المنشأ, الأصل, أصل, منشأ, منشئهم, أصلهم, ذوي الاصل, منشأهم, أصله, المصدر, مصدر
Bangla উত্পত্তি
Bosnian (Latin) porijeklo
Bulgarian (NOUN)произход
Cantonese (Traditional) 起源
Catalan (NOUN)origen, procedència
Chinese Simplified 起源
Chinese Traditional 起源
Croatian (NOUN)porijekla, podrijetla, porekla, Postanak, ishodište, pripadnosti
Czech (NOUN)původu, počátek, vznik
Danish (NOUN)oprindelse, hjemlande, udgangspunktet
Dutch (NOUN)oorsprong, herkomst, afkomst, afstamming, origine, ontstaan
Estonian (NOUN)päritolu, saaduste
Fijian itekitekivu
Filipino pinagmulan
Finnish (NOUN)alkuperä, Originin, juontaa, peräisin
French (NOUN)origine, provenance
German (NOUN)Ursprung, Herkunft, Entstehung, Abstammung
Greek (NOUN)προέλευσης, καταγωγής
Haitian Creole orijin
Hebrew (NOUN)ממוצא, המוצא, מקור, מקורם, מוצאו, המקור, מוצא, ממקור
Hindi (NOUN)मूल, उत्पत्ति, उद्गम, उद्भव
Hmong Daw keeb kwm
Hungarian (NOUN)eredetű, származás, kezdőpont
Icelandic (NOUN)uppruna, grunnur
Indonesian (NOUN)asal, usul
Italian (NOUN)origine, provenienza
Japanese (NOUN)起源, 原点, オリジン, 由来, 起点, 原産地, 成因, 元, 発信元, 出身
Kiswahili (NOUN)asili, chanzo
Klingon mung
Korean (NOUN)기원, 원산지, 원점, 근원, 오리진, 출처, 출발지, 유래, 원본, 출신
Latvian (NOUN)izcelsmes, sākumpunkts, pirmavots
Lithuanian (NOUN)kilmės
Malagasy fiaviantsika
Malay (Latin) (NOUN)asal, usul
Maltese (NOUN)oriġini, joriġinaw, orġini
Norwegian Bokmål opprinnelse
Persian (NOUN)منشاء, منشا, مبدا, منبع, خاستگاه, سرچشمه, اصل
Polish (NOUN)pochodzenia, początek, powstawaniu
Portuguese (NOUN)origem, procedência
Querétaro Otomi 'rini
Romanian (NOUN)origine, provenienţă, are originea
Russian (NOUN)происхождения, начало, зарождения, источник, возникновение, исходной
Samoan tupuaga
Serbian (Cyrillic) порекла
Serbian (Latin) porekla
Slovak (NOUN)pôvodu, vznik
Slovenian (NOUN)izvora, porekla, pripadnosti, izvirajo
Spanish (NOUN)origen, procedencia
Swedish (NOUN)ursprung, beskärning, origo
Tahitian nia i te huru
Tamil (NOUN)தோற்றம்
Telugu మూలం
Thai (NOUN)กำเนิด
Tongan tupu'anga
Turkish (NOUN)kökenli, menşe, orijin, asıllı
Ukrainian (NOUN)походження, зародження, ареал, виникнення
Urdu (NOUN)اصل, تعلق
Vietnamese (NOUN)nguồn gốc, xuất xứ, xứ, gốc
Welsh (NOUN)tarddiad, dras, tras, dechreuad, wreiddiol, enedigol, brodorol
Yucatec Maya k'aaba'
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