What does birthplace mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. birthplace, place of birthnoun

    the place where someone was born

  2. birthplace, cradle, place of origin, provenance, proveniencenoun

    where something originated or was nurtured in its early existence

    "the birthplace of civilization"


  1. birthplacenoun

    The location where a person was born.

    Portsmouth was Charles Dickens' birthplace.

  2. birthplacenoun

    The location where something was created or devised.

    Coney Island was the birthplace of the hot dog.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Birthplacenoun

    Place where any one is born.

    Etymology: from birth and place.

    My birthplace have I and my lovers left;
    This enemy’s town I’ll enter. William Shakespeare, Coriolanus.

    A degree of stupidity beyond even what we have been ever charged with, upon the score of our birthplace and climate. Jonathan Swift, Address to Parliament.


  1. birthplace

    A birthplace is the specific geographical location or city where an individual or entity was born or originated from. It generally refers to the hospital, city, or country where one's birth was officially registered. For a non-living entity like a company or idea, birthplace refers to where it was first established or conceived.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Birthplacenoun

    the town, city, or country, where a person is born; place of origin or birth, in its more general sense

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of birthplace in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of birthplace in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of birthplace in a Sentence

  1. Zach Johnson:

    I'm grateful. I'm humbled. I'm honored, this is the birthplace of the game, and that jug means so much in sports.

  2. Christiane Taubira:

    It posed a fundamental problem in terms of national rights by birthplace, to which I am firmly attached.

  3. Caecilius Statius:

    The whole world is a man's birthplace.

  4. Sidney Madwed:

    The birthplace of success for each person is in his Inner-Consciousness. The Inner-Consciousness will use whatever it is given. If constructive thoughts are planted positive outcomes will be the result. Plant the seeds of failure and failure will follow.

  5. George Eliot:

    Can any man or woman choose duties? No more that they can choose their birthplace, or their father or mother.

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