What does originally mean?

Definitions for originallyəˈrɪdʒ ə nl i

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. originally(adverb)

    in an original manner

  2. primitively, originally, in the beginning(adverb)

    with reference to the origin or beginning

  3. in the first place, earlier, in the beginning, to begin with, originally(adverb)

    before now

    "why didn't you tell me in the first place?"

Wiktionary

  1. originally(Adverb)

    As it was in the beginning.

Freebase

  1. Originally

    Originally is a 1956 LP release by Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers for Columbia records. Though recorded in 1956, it was not printed until decades later. It features recordings from separate dates with different musicians, including trumpeter Donald Byrd, tenor saxophonist Hank Mobley, pianist Horace Silver, bassist Doug Watkins, alto saxophonist Jackie McLean, and trumpeter Bill Hardman.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'originally' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2372

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'originally' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2073

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'originally' in Adverbs Frequency: #183

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of originally in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of originally in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mark Keenan:

    It's building on the recent bearish supply/demand outlook of oil, led originally by the OPEC meeting.

  2. Dr Koehl:

    Originally it was aimed at detecting things like explosives, toxic chemicals and other threats that might occur.

  3. Manuel Escalera:

    Originally residents said an aircraft had fallen, and later, because of the balloon's shape, they said it was a parachute.

  4. Dave Barry:

    Although golf was originally restricted to wealthy, overweight Protestants, today it's open to anybody who owns hideous clothing.

  5. Ann Skelton:

    There was one mom who originally wanted to get her biological child back but she has softened her position and she accepts now that it's not really possible.

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