What does illegitimacy mean?

Definitions for illegitimacyˌɪl ɪˈdʒɪt ə mə si

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bastardy, illegitimacy, bar sinister(noun)

    the status of being born to parents who were not married

  2. illegitimacy(noun)

    unlawfulness by virtue of not being authorized by or in accordance with law


  1. illegitimacy(Noun)

    The state or condition of being illegitimate

Webster Dictionary

  1. Illegitimacy(noun)

    the state of being illegitimate

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Illegitimacy

    The state of birth outside of wedlock. It may refer to the offspring or the parents.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of illegitimacy in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of illegitimacy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Dan Quayle:

    Illegitimacy is something we should talk about in terms of not having it.

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