in the order of birth; eldest.
a firstborn child.
a result or product.
[furst-bawrn] /ˈfɜrstˈbɔrn/ adjective 1. in the order of birth; eldest. noun 2. a firstborn child. 3. a result or product. adjective 1. eldest of the children in a family noun 2. the eldest child in a family sons enjoyed certain special privileges (Deut. 21:17; Gen. 25:23, 31, 34; 49:3; 1 Chr. 5:1; Heb. 12:16; Ps. […]
noun, Theology. 1. . noun 1. a source or cause of something 2. (often capitals) (esp in philosophy) God considered as the uncaused creator of all beings apart from himself
- First-cause argument
[furst-kawz] /ˈfɜrstˈkɔz/ noun, Philosophy. 1. an argument for the existence of God, asserting the necessity of an uncaused cause of all subsequent series of causes, on the assumption that an infinite regress is impossible.
noun 1. See under (def 1). [steyts-jen-er-uh l] /ˈsteɪtsˈdʒɛn ər əl/ noun 1. the parliament of the Netherlands, consisting of an upper chamber (First Chamber) and a lower chamber (Second Chamber) 2. French History. the legislative body in France before the French Revolution.