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o·rig·i·nate

 (ə-rĭj′ə-nāt′)
v. o·rig·i·nat·ed, o·rig·i·nat·ing, o·rig·i·nates
v.tr.
To bring into being; create or start: originated the practice of monthly reports.
v.intr.
To come into being; start: an invention that originated in China. See Synonyms at stem1.

o·rig′i·na′tion n.
o·rig′i·na′tive adj.
o·rig′i·na′tive·ly adv.
o·rig′i·na′tor n.

originate

(əˈrɪdʒɪˌneɪt)
vb
1. to come or bring into being
2. (intr) US and Canadian (of a bus, train, etc) to begin its journey at a specified point
oˌrigiˈnation n
oˈrigiˌnator n

o•rig•i•nate

(əˈrɪdʒ əˌneɪt)

v. -nat•ed, -nat•ing. v.i.
1. to take or have origin; arise.
2. (of a public conveyance) to begin a scheduled run at a specified place.
v.t.
3. to give origin or rise to; initiate.
[1645–55]
o•rig`i•na′tion, n.
o•rig′i•na`tor, n.

originate


Past participle: originated
Gerund: originating

Imperative
originate
originate
Present
I originate
you originate
he/she/it originates
we originate
you originate
they originate
Preterite
I originated
you originated
he/she/it originated
we originated
you originated
they originated
Present Continuous
I am originating
you are originating
he/she/it is originating
we are originating
you are originating
they are originating
Present Perfect
I have originated
you have originated
he/she/it has originated
we have originated
you have originated
they have originated
Past Continuous
I was originating
you were originating
he/she/it was originating
we were originating
you were originating
they were originating
Past Perfect
I had originated
you had originated
he/she/it had originated
we had originated
you had originated
they had originated
Future
I will originate
you will originate
he/she/it will originate
we will originate
you will originate
they will originate
Future Perfect
I will have originated
you will have originated
he/she/it will have originated
we will have originated
you will have originated
they will have originated
Future Continuous
I will be originating
you will be originating
he/she/it will be originating
we will be originating
you will be originating
they will be originating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been originating
you have been originating
he/she/it has been originating
we have been originating
you have been originating
they have been originating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been originating
you will have been originating
he/she/it will have been originating
we will have been originating
you will have been originating
they will have been originating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been originating
you had been originating
he/she/it had been originating
we had been originating
you had been originating
they had been originating
Conditional
I would originate
you would originate
he/she/it would originate
we would originate
you would originate
they would originate
Past Conditional
I would have originated
you would have originated
he/she/it would have originated
we would have originated
you would have originated
they would have originated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.originate - come into existence; take on form or shape; "A new religious movement originated in that country"; "a love that sprang up from friendship"; "the idea for the book grew out of a short story"; "An interesting phenomenon uprose"
develop - be gradually disclosed or unfolded; become manifest; "The plot developed slowly";
become - come into existence; "What becomes has duration"
resurge - rise again; "His need for a meal resurged"; "The candidate resurged after leaving politics for several years"
come forth, emerge - happen or occur as a result of something
come, follow - to be the product or result; "Melons come from a vine"; "Understanding comes from experience"
well up, swell - come up (as of feelings and thoughts, or other ephemeral things); "Strong emotions welled up"; "Smoke swelled from it"
head - take its rise; "These rivers head from a mountain range in the Himalayas"
2.originate - bring into being; "He initiated a new program"; "Start a foundation"
lead up, initiate - set in motion, start an event or prepare the way for; "Hitler's attack on Poland led up to World War II"
create, make - make or cause to be or to become; "make a mess in one's office"; "create a furor"
set - apply or start; "set fire to a building"
date back, date from, go back - belong to an earlier time; "This story dates back 200 years"
originate in - come from
3.originate - begin a trip at a certain point, as of a plane, train, bus, etc.; "The flight originates in Calcutta"
begin, start - have a beginning, in a temporal, spatial, or evaluative sense; "The DMZ begins right over the hill"; "The second movement begins after the Allegro"; "Prices for these homes start at $250,000"

originate

originate

verb
1. To cause to come into existence:
2. To bring into existence formally:
3. To bring into currency, use, fashion, or practice:
4. To come into being:
5. To begin to appear or develop:
6. To have as a source:
7. To have as one's home or place of origin:
Translations
opstå
eredmegteremtszármazik
eiga upptök í/aî
zrodiť sa

originate

[əˈrɪdʒɪneɪt]
A. VTproducir, originar; [person] → idear, crear
B. VI to originate (from or in)originarse (en), tener su origen (en); (= begin) → empezar (en or con)
where did the fire originate?¿dónde se originó el incendio?
these oranges originate from Israelestas naranjas son de Israel
where do you originate from?¿de dónde eres?
with whom did the idea originate?¿quién tuvo la idea primero?

originate

[əˈrɪdʒəneɪt] vi [belief, custom] → être né(e)
These beliefs originated in the 19th century → Ces croyances sont nées au XIXe siècle.
to originate from [person] → être originaire de; [suggestion] → émaner de
to originate with sb → émaner de qn

originate

vthervorbringen; policy, companyins Leben rufen; producterfinden; who originated the idea?von wem stammt die Idee?
vi
entstehen; the legend originated in …die Legende ist in (+dat)entstanden or hat ihren Ursprung in (+dat); to originate from a countryaus einem Land stammen; to originate from or with somebodyvon jdm stammen; the company originated as a family concerndie Firma war ursprünglich or anfänglich ein Familienbetrieb
(US: bus, train etc) → ausgehen (in von)

originate

[əˈrɪdʒɪˌneɪt]
1. vtdare origine a
2. vi to originate (from) (gen) → avere origine (da); (suggestion, idea) → derivare (da); (goods) → provenire (da)
to originate (in) (river) → nascere (in) (custom) → avere origine (in)

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.

originate

v. originar, engendrar; provenir de.
References in classic literature ?
The claim to Comedy is put forward by the Megarians,--not only by those of Greece proper, who allege that it originated under their democracy, but also by the Megarians of Sicily, for the poet Epicharmus, who is much earlier than Chionides and Magnes, belonged to that country.
They shuddered to hear that a frenzy, which led to the death of many innocent persons, had originated in the wicked arts of a few children.
The noble Marquis is not aware, perhaps, that the prosperity of his family originated in the successful enterprise of a New England ship- carpenter.
Vholes, with one or other of whom I think it must have originated.
If I might make so bold as to defend that extravagant conception, Mr Merdle, I would hint that it originated after the Railroad-share epoch, in the times of a certain Irish bank, and of one or two other equally laudable enterprises.
And in passing we note that that historic phrase, the Iron Heel, originated in Ernest Everhard's mind.
I will venture to add that to me the convention mode seems preferable, in that it allows amendments to originate with the people themselves, instead of only permitting them to take or reject propositions originated by others not especially chosen for the purpose, and which might not be precisely such as they would wish to either accept or refuse.
Every Bill which shall have passed the House of Representatives and the Senate, shall, before it become a Law, be presented to the President of the United States; If he approve he shall sign it, but if not he shall return it, with his Objections to that House in which it shall have originated, who shall enter the Objections at large on their Journal, and proceed to reconsider it.
Concerning the reconciliatory nature of the appointed meeting between the two young men, very little could be made of that in young Landless's favour; for it distinctly appeared that the meeting originated, not with him, but with Mr.
I have frequently detected myself in such kind of mistakes," said Elinor, "in a total misapprehension of character in some point or other: fancying people so much more gay or grave, or ingenious or stupid than they really are, and I can hardly tell why or in what the deception originated.
In conventional home purchase lending, subprime lenders originated 427,878 loans in 2002, a 44% increase from 2001.
For his final season at the Ahmanson Theatre, outgoing artistic director Gordon Davidson will bring in productions from New York, London - and even a show that originated in North Hollywood.