A person’s birth or parentage.
More example sentences
- It doth also portend in some genitures sudden preferment, but an unlucky end thereof.
- In this little tract, the ingenious Artist may meet with a concise method for calculating and judging a nativity; unto which I refer the desirous reader for further satisfaction in this geniture.
late Middle English: from Old French geniture or Latin genitura, from the root of gignere 'beget'.
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