What does nascent mean?

Definitions for nascentˈnæs ənt, ˈneɪ sənt

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. nascent(adj)

    being born or beginning

    "the nascent chicks"; "a nascent insurgency"

GCIDE

  1. Nascent(a.)

    Commencing, or in process of development; beginning to exist or to grow; coming into being; as, a nascent germ.

  2. Origin: [L. nascens, -entis, p. pr. nasci to be born. See Nation, and cf. Naissant.]

Wiktionary

  1. nascent(Adjective)

    Emerging; just coming into existence.

    India has a nascent space industry.

  2. nascent(Adjective)

    Of the state of an element at the time it is generated from some compound.

  3. Origin: From nascens, present participle of nascor.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nascent(adj)

    commencing, or in process of development; beginning to exist or to grow; coming into being; as, a nascent germ

  2. Nascent(adj)

    evolving; being evolved or produced

  3. Origin: [L. nascens, -entis, p. pr. nasci to be born. See Nation, and cf. Naissant.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Nascent

    nas′ent, adj. springing up: arising: beginning to exist or to grow.—n. Nas′cency, the beginning of production: birth or origin. [L. nascens, -entis, pr.p. of nasci, natus, to be born.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nascent in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nascent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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Translations for nascent

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • im Entstehen begriffen, aufkeimend, naszierend, werdendGerman
  • nacienteSpanish
  • nuori, aluillaan olevaFinnish
  • émergent, naissantFrench
  • fejlődő, kialakuló, keletkező, születőHungarian
  • fæðast, mótun, myndunIcelandic
  • המתהווהHebrew
  • 生まれそうなJapanese
  • nascēnsLatin
  • nyfødt, nydannetNorwegian
  • rodzący się, powstającyPolish
  • зарождающийся, рождающийся, возникающий, образующийся, появляющийсяRussian
  • 初期的Chinese

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