Translation of origin in Spanish:

origin

Pronunciation: /ˈɔːrədʒən; ˈɒrɪdʒɪn/

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  • 1.1 (derivation, source) origen (m) of Dutch origin de origen holandés country of origin país (m) de origen or de procedencia of humble origins de origen or de cuna humilde
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    • In Ireland and Great Britain, sacred wells derive their distant origins from megalithic and Celtic times.
    • The islands are volcanic in origin, having arisen from a mantle hotspot, and they have never been connected to the mainland.
    • Martial arts is a broad term that covers a variety of schools and forms whose unity derives only from their origins in the arts of war and single combat.
    1.2 [Math] origen (m)
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    • Given ABC, we may assume its vertices lie on a circle centered at the origin of a Cartesian coordinate system.
    • Let u and v denote two positions on a chromosome, measured in a scale in morgan units with the coordinate origin at the target locus.
    • In fact, from the point P which is at distance d from the origin measured along a radius vector, the distance from P to the pole is d sec b.

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Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.