Definition of birth:
- Lineage; extraction; descent; sometimes, high birth; noble extraction.
- Origin; beginning; as, the birth of an empire.
- See Berth.
- That which is born; that which is produced, whether animal or vegetable.
- The act of bringing forth; as, she had two children at a birth.
- The act or fact of coming into life, or of being born; - generally applied to human beings; as, the birth of a son.
- The condition to which a person is born; natural state or position; inherited disposition or tendency.
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- begin (part of speech: verb)
- beginning (part of speech: noun)
- "Paris From the "Three Cities"", Emile Zola.
- "Lorna Doone, A Romance of Exmoor", R. D. Blackmore.
- "The Master's Indwelling", Andrew Murray.