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o·rig·i·nal·ly

 (ə-rĭj′ə-nə-lē)
adv.
1. With reference to origin: originally named Johnston.
2. At first: not what I had originally expected.
3. In a highly distinctive manner: interpreted the flute solo most originally.

originally

(əˈrɪdʒɪnəlɪ)
adv
1. in the first place
2. in an original way
3. with reference to the origin or beginning

o•rig•i•nal•ly

(əˈrɪdʒ ə nl i)

adv.
1. at the origin; at first; initially.
2. with respect to origin.
3. in an original manner.
[1480–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.originally - in an original manner
2.originally - with reference to the origin or beginning
3.originally - before now; "why didn't you tell me in the first place?"

originally

adverb initially, first, firstly, at first, primarily, at the start, in the first place, to begin with, at the outset, in the beginning, in the early stages The castle was originally surrounded by a moat.
Translations
فِي الْأَصْلِفي الأصْل
původně
oprindeligt
alun perin
izvorno
upphaflega
初めは
원래는
pôvodne
izvirnoprvotno
ursprungligen
โดยแรกเริ่ม
lúc đầu

originally

[əˈrɪdʒənəlɪ] ADV
1. (= at first) → originariamente, en un principio
originally they were in Athensoriginariamente or en un principio estuvieron en Atenas
Lucy had originally intended to be a doctorLucy tenía inicialmente la intención de ser médico, Lucy en un principio tenía la intención de ser médico
he's originally from Armeniaes originario de Armenia
2. (= in an original way) → con originalidad, de manera original
she dresses very originallyes muy original vistiendoviste con mucha originalidad or de manera muy original
it is quite originally writtenestá escrito con bastante originalidad

originally

[əˈrɪdʒənəli] adv (= at first) → à l'origineoriginal sin nle péché originel

originally

adv
(= in an original way)originell

originally

[əˈrɪdʒnəlɪ] adv (at first) → originariamente, all'inizio; (in an original way) → originalmente

origin

(ˈoridʒin) noun
the place or point from which anything first comes; the cause. the origin(s) of the English language; the origin of the disagreement.
oˈriginal (əˈri-) adjective
1. existing at the beginning; first. This part of the house is new but the rest is original.
2. (able to produce ideas which are) new, fresh or not thought of before. original ideas; He has a very original mind.
3. (of a painting etc) by the artist etc, from which copies may be made. The original painting is in the museum, but there are hundreds of copies.
noun
1. the earliest version. This is the original – all the others are copies.
2. a model from which a painting etc is made. She is the original of the famous portrait.
oˌrigiˈnality (əridʒiˈnӕ-) noun
His writing shows originality.
oˈriginally adverb
originate (əˈridʒineit) verb
to bring or come into being. That style of painting originated in China.
ˈorigins noun plural
a person's place of birth, family background etc. He tried to hide his origins.

originally

فِي الْأَصْلِ původně oprindeligt ursprünglich αρχικά originalmente alun perin à l’origine izvorno originariamente 初めは 원래는 oorspronkelijk opprinnelig oryginalnie originalmente первоначально ursprungligen โดยแรกเริ่ม başlangıç olarak lúc đầu 最初
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Thus it is observable that the buildings which a single architect has planned and executed, are generally more elegant and commodious than those which several have attempted to improve, by making old walls serve for purposes for which they were not originally built.
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