have one's origin

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of have one's origin

: to begin to exist : to be produced or created
  • The silk industry had its origin in China .
  • The school had its origin with a large gift from a donor.

Word by Word Definitions

origin play
  1. : ancestry, parentage

  2. : rise, beginning, or derivation from a source

  3. : the point at which something begins or rises or from which it derives


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