an act or instance of being born:
the day of his birth.
the act or process of bearing or bringing forth offspring; childbirth; parturition:
a difficult birth.
lineage; extraction; descent:
of Grecian birth.
high or noble lineage:
to be foolishly vain about one’s birth.
natural heritage:
a musician by birth.
any coming into existence; origin; beginning:
the birth of Protestantism; the birth of an idea.
Archaic. something that is born.
to give birth to.
to assist in giving birth; act as midwife for.
give birth to,

to bear (a child).
to initiate; originate:
Her hobby gave birth to a successful business.

Contemporary Examples

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The Godmother of Chick-Lit Jessica Bennett March 21, 2011
How Naive is Elizabeth Warren? Nick Gillespie December 17, 2014
There Are More ‘Too Many Cooks’ Where That First Fever Dream Came From Kevin Fallon November 10, 2014
Green Lantern Going Gay to Help Boost Stagnant Comic Book Business Alex Klein June 4, 2012

Historical Examples

The Three Sapphires W. A. Fraser
The Jacket (The Star-Rover) Jack London
Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States Work Projects Administration
Jerry of the Islands Jack London
Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves Work Projects Administration

the process of bearing young; parturition; childbirth related adjective natal
the act or fact of being born; nativity
the coming into existence of something; origin
ancestry; lineage: of high birth
noble ancestry: a man of birth
natural or inherited talent: an artist by birth
(archaic) the offspring or young born at a particular time or of a particular mother
give birth

to bear (offspring)
to produce, originate, or create (an idea, plan, etc)

verb (transitive) (rare)
to bear or bring forth (a child)

Noun The emergence and separation of offspring from the body of its mother, seen in all mammals except monotremes.

Adjective Present at birth, as a defect in a bodily structure.

see: give birth to


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