the Nativity

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(ˈneitiv) adjective
1. where one was born. my native land.
2. belonging to that place; local. the native customs/art of Brazil; This animal/plant is native to Australia.
3. belonging by race to a country. a native Englishman.
4. belonging to a person naturally. native intelligence.
1. a person born in a certain place. a native of Scotland; a native of London.
2. one of the original inhabitants of a country eg before the arrival of explorers, immigrants etc. Columbus thought the natives of America were Indians.
Native ˈAmerican noun
American Indian.
native ˈlanguage/ˈtongue noun
My native language is Spanish, but I also speak English and German.
native speaker
a person who has spoken a particular language ever since he was able to speak at all. I am a native speaker of English; a native Spanish speaker.
native to
(of plants and animals) belonging originally to a particular place. These birds are native to Australia.
the Nativity (nəˈtivəti)
the birth of Christ.
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These bells reminded Pierre that it was Sunday and the feast of the Nativity of the Virgin.
In the huge Church of the Nativity, in Bethlehem, built fifteen hundred years ago by the inveterate St.
The Church of the Nativity is almost as well packed with exceeding holy places as the Church of the Holy Sepulchre itself.
Sometimes, in the later period, altogether original and very realistic scenes from actual English life were added, like the very clever but very coarse parody on the Nativity play in the 'Towneley' cycle.
“John,” said the divine, when the figure of Judge Temple disappeared, the last of the group, “to-morrow is the festival of the nativity of our blessed Redeemer, when the church has appointed prayers and thanksgivings to be offered up by her children, and when all are invited to partake of the mystical elements.
President Rodrigo Duterte has declared September 8 of every year a special working holiday to commemorate the Feast of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
Palestinian officials say what they believe to be a new baptismal font has been discovered at the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem, allowing for more studies about Jesus' traditional birthplace.
Besides the Nativity scene, there is an over-sized figure of mountain load bearer.default:svg width="23" height="23default:use xlink:efault:useefault:svdefault:svg width="22" height="22default:use xlink:efault:useefault:svThe traditional snow Nativity scene can be seen near Rainer's Chalet this year as well.
However, the centre reversed their decision and agreed to go ahead with the Nativity following public backlash.
THE Nativity marks an important time in Christian theology, and to celebrate it Liverpool Cathedral's shop is selling more than 100 sets.
After a successful run, Harry was then invited to star in the fourth installation of the Nativity films, Nativity Rocks!
The latest film is being produced by Nick Jones through Mirrorball Films, Alex Hamilton, co-president of Entertainment One (eOne) films, said: "Wonderful, inclusive popular cinema for children of all ages, the Nativity films are made outside of the London industry bubble and away from the preoccupations of the metropolitan middle classes which dominate so much of our film culture.

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