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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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My bedroom, originally a linen-closet, was unheated and was barely large enough to contain my cot-bed, but it enabled me to call the other room my study.
The rude path, which originally formed their line of communication, had been widened for the passage of wagons; so that the distance which had been traveled by the son of the forest in two hours, might easily be effected by a detachment of troops, with their necessary baggage, between the rising and setting of a summer sun.
There was a carpet on the floor, originally of rich texture, but so worn and faded in these latter years that its once brilliant figure had quite vanished into one indistinguishable hue.
The framework of his nature, originally strong and massive, was not yet crumpled into ruin.
Now, Bildad, like Peleg, and indeed many other Nantucketers, was a Quaker, the island having been originally settled by that sect; and to this day its inhabitants in general retain in an uncommon measure the peculiarities of the Quaker, only variously and anomalously modified by things altogether alien and heterogeneous.
And for years afterwards, perhaps, ships shun the place; leaping over it as silly sheep leap over a vacuum, because their leader originally leaped there when a stick was held.
I think, in some preexistent state, he must have been in the higher circles of spirits, and brought all his old court pride along with him; for it was ingrain, bred in the bone, though he was originally of poor and not in any way of noble family.
I have never made an effort," he says, "and never propose to make an effort; I have never countenanced an effort, and never mean to countenance an effort, to disturb the arrangement as originally made, by which various States came into the Union.
Originally there had been a hundred of these unfortunates, but about half had been sold on the trip.
By and by, when that grasshopper leg has been dragged all over the same old ground once more, it is finally dumped at about the spot where it originally lay, the two perspiring ants inspect it thoughtfully and decide that dried grasshopper legs are a poor sort of property after all, and then each starts off in a different direction to see if he can't find an old nail or something else that is heavy enough to afford entertainment and at the same time valueless enough to make an ant want to own it.
When the book was finished and I came to look around to see what had become of the team I had originally started out with-- Aunt Patsy Cooper, Aunt Betsy Hale, and two boys, and Rowena the lightweight heroine--they were nowhere to be seen; they had disappeared from the story some time or other.
Whether this prophecy is ever fulfilled or not, it is nevertheless plain that a very different-looking class of people are springing up at the south, and are now held in slavery, from those originally brought to this country from Africa; and if their increase do no other good, it will do away the force of the argument, that God cursed Ham, and therefore American slavery is right.