What does BORN mean?

Definitions for BORNbɔrn

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word BORN.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Born, Max Born(adj)

    British nuclear physicist (born in Germany) honored for his contributions to quantum mechanics (1882-1970)

  2. born(adj)

    brought into existence

    "he was a child born of adultery"

  3. natural, born(p), innate(p)(adj)

    being talented through inherited qualities

    "a natural leader"; "a born musician"; "an innate talent"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Born

    of Bear

  2. Born(verb)

    brought forth, as an animal; brought into life; introduced by birth

  3. Born(verb)

    having from birth a certain character; by or from birth; by nature; innate; as, a born liar

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Born

    bawrn,—pa.p. of Bear, to bring forth.—Born again, having received new spiritual life or regeneration through Christ.—Born in, or with, inherited by birth; Born of, sprung from.—A born fool, one whose folly is from his birth—also in compounds, as English-born, eldest-born, base-born, gently-born, well-born, &c.—In one's born days, in one's life-time.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'BORN' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1299

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'BORN' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1218

  3. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'BORN' in Verbs Frequency: #263


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of BORN in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of BORN in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Anais Nin:

    Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.

  2. Donald Trump:

    It's a very different thing, he was born here. He was born on the land. Ted was not born on the land, and there's a very strict reading that you have to be born on the land.

  3. Abed Al Razzak:

    By which right did you enslave people, when they were born free by their mothers? everyone was born free and everyone was born human. So by which right are you judging people?

  4. Abdul Hadi:

    There is a great difference between our son being born in his country and born here in such a miserable conditions and this cold weather. The cold is biting for us, let alone for a newborn, tAKE THEM BACK.

  5. Cruz Paul:

    Cruz is a natural-born Canadian, he was naturally born there. The question is, can you be natural-born Canadian and natural-born American at the same time? Maybe, but I think the courts will have to decide it, because it's never really been decided.

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