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originate
British English: /əˈrɪdʒɪneɪt/
, /ɒˈrɪdʒɪneɪt/
American English: /əˈrɪdʒəˌneɪt/

Translation of originate in French:

transitive verb

intransitive verb

  • (custom, style, tradition)
    voir le jour
    (fire)
    se déclarer
    to originate from ou with
    (goods)
    provenir de
    (proposal)
    émaner de
    this custom originated in Rome/in the fifteenth century
    cette tradition a vu le jour à Rome/au XVe siècle
Definition of originate in:
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