Meaning of BIRTH in English


Function: transitive verb

Date: 1855

1 chiefly dialect : to bring forth

2 a : to give rise to : ORIGINATE b : to give birth to

intransitive verb : to bring forth or be brought forth as a child or young

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.