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Translation of "origin" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


/ˈɒr.ɪ.dʒɪn/ US  /ˈɔːr.ə-/
[C] ( also origins) the beginning or cause of something
It's a book about the origin of the universe.
Her unhappy childhood was the origin of her problems later in life.
What's the origin of this saying? (= Where did it come from?)
Origins and sources
origins [plural] used to describe the particular way in which something started to exist or someone started their life
The story has obscure origins (= No one knows how it started).
The president's family was of humble origins (= They were poor people without a good position in society).
Origins and sources
[U] where a person was born
He is of North African origin.
What is your country of origin?
Origins and sources
[U] where an object was made
The furniture was French in origin.
Origins and sources
Translations of “origin”
in Arabic أصْل…
in Korean 근원, 출신…
in Malaysian asal, punca…
in French origine…
in Turkish kaynak, köken, başlangıç…
in Italian origine…
in Russian происхождение, источник…
in Polish pochodzenie, początek…
in Vietnamese nguồn gốc…
in Spanish origen…
in Portuguese origem…
in Thai ที่มา…
in German der Ursprung…
in Catalan origen…
in Japanese 起源, (家族の)出身…
in Indonesian asal…
in Chinese (Simplified) 起源, 源头, 起因…
(Definition of origin from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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