plural -s
: an original issue or growth
educational broadcasting, now in its crisis of naissanceR. L. Shayon
sometimes distinguished from renaissance

Word History


French, birth, origin, from Middle French, from nais- (stem of naitre to be born) + -ance

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“Naissance.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Feb. 2024.

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