birth certificate Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “birth certificate” in the English Dictionary

"birth certificate" in British English

See all translations

birth certificatenoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​documentrecording a baby's ​birthincluding such ​information as ​name, ​time, ​place, and ​parents
(Definition of birth certificate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"birth certificate" in American English

See all translations

birth certificatenoun [C]

 us   /ˈbɜrθ sərˌtɪf·ɪ·kət/
an ​officialdocumentrecordingimportantfactsconnected with a baby’s birth
(Definition of birth certificate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “birth certificate”
in Chinese (Simplified) 出生证…
in Turkish nüfus cüzdanı, doğum belgesi…
in Russian свидетельство о рождении…
in Chinese (Traditional) 出生證, 出生證明…
in Polish świadectwo urodzenia…
What is the pronunciation of birth certificate?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

autumnal

typical of autumn

Word of the Day

Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
by Cambridge Dictionaries Online,
August 27, 2015
The English language is constantly changing. You know that. But did you know that at Cambridge Dictionaries Online we keep track of the changes? We continually add new words and new meanings to our online dictionary for learners of English. Some of them are new to English entirely (neologisms), and some

Read More 

parklet noun
parklet noun
August 31, 2015
a public outdoor space that may be associated with a local business but where anyone can sit Pop-up cafes in NY are what’s actually called parklets in many other places around the country.

Read More