the event of being born; "they celebrated the birth of their first child"
a baby born; an offspring; "the overall rate of incidence of Down's syndrome is one in every 800 births"
the process of giving birth
the kinship relation of an offspring to the parents
the time when something begins (especially life); "they divorced after the birth of the child"; "his election signaled the birth of a new age"
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"
the source of something's existence or from which it derives or is derived; "the rumor had its origin in idle gossip"; "vegetable origins"; "mineral origin"; "origin in sensation"
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"