What does originate mean?

Definitions for originateəˈrɪdʒ əˌneɪt

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. originate, arise, rise, develop, uprise, spring up, grow(verb)

    come into existence; take on form or shape

    "A new religious movement originated in that country"; "a love that sprang up from friendship"; "the idea for the book grew out of a short story"; "An interesting phenomenon uprose"

  2. originate, initiate, start(verb)

    bring into being

    "He initiated a new program"; "Start a foundation"

  3. originate(verb)

    begin a trip at a certain point, as of a plane, train, bus, etc.

    "The flight originates in Calcutta"

Wiktionary

  1. originate(Verb)

    To cause to be, to bring into existence; to produce, initiate.

  2. originate(Verb)

    To come into existence; to have origin or beginning; to spring, be derived (from, with).

    The scheme originated with the governor and council.

  3. Origin: From (the participle stem of) , from origo. Compare origin.

British National Corpus

  1. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'originate' in Verbs Frequency: #878

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of originate in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of originate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Images & Illustrations of originate

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Translations for originate

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • تنشأArabic
  • erzeugen, entwickeln, entspringen, entstehenGerman
  • γεννώ, προέρχομαιGreek
  • originiEsperanto
  • originar, originarseSpanish
  • instituerFrench
  • उत्पन्न करनाHindi
  • származik, megteremt, eredHungarian
  • originareItalian
  • voortkomenDutch
  • создать, происходить, произойти, порождать, возникнуть, породить, возникать, создаватьRussian

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