English-Norwegian translation of origin

Translation of the word origin from english to norwegian, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

origin in Norwegian

generalnoun opphav [n]
  beginningnoun oppkomst [u], begynnelse [u], tilblivelse [u], begynnelsen [invariable], kilde [u], opphav [n]
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Definitions of origin
1. origin - an event that is a beginning; a first part or stage of subsequent events
  origination, inception
  beginning the act of starting something; "he was responsible for the beginning of negotiations"
  germination the origin of some development; "the germination of their discontent"
  cause a justification for something existing or happening; "he had no cause to complain"; "they had good reason to rejoice"
  preliminary, prelude, overture something that serves as a preceding event or introduces what follows; "training is a necessary preliminary to employment"; "drinks were the overture to dinner"
  emanation, procession, rise (theology) the origination of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost; "the emanation of the Holy Spirit"; "the rising of the Holy Ghost"; "the doctrine of the procession of the Holy Spirit from the Father and the Son"
2. origin - properties attributable to your ancestry; "he comes from good origins"
  descent, extraction
  ancestry, filiation, lineage, derivation inherited properties shared with others of your bloodline
  full blood descent from parents both of one pure breed
3. origin - the point of intersection of coordinate axes; where the values of the coordinates are all zero
  intersection the act of intersecting (as joining by causing your path to intersect your target's path)
4. origin - the source of something's existence or from which it derives or is derived; "the rumor had its origin in idle gossip"; "vegetable origins"; "mineral origin"; "origin in sensation"
  source a facility where something is available
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