Jews of Sephardic origin were protected by a law of 1924 that granted them Spanish citizenship.
Watch as she explains the origin of her “double chin” picture that spread like wildfire online.
Police had been unable to identify her, or her country of origin.
While most of the collectors present were of Indian origin, international interest in the summit is increasing every year.
It warned attendees not to offend African and Arab immigrants by guessing their country of origin.
Your views on the origin of the moral ideas interest me in the highest degree.
The trout-fly settled all doubts in my mind as to his origin and his identity.
A better character is given to the settlers of German origin, and they are said frequently to possess well cultivated farms.
Here we trace the origin of the infelicity of this religious household.
He admits that life owes its origin to the act of the Creator.
c.1400, "ancestry, race," from Old French origine "origin, race," and directly from Latin originem (nominative origo) "a rise, commencement, beginning, source; descent, lineage, birth," from stem of oriri "to rise, become visible, appear" (see orchestra).
origin or·i·gin (ôr'ə-jĭn)
The point at which something comes into existence or from which it derives or is derived.
The fact of originating; rise or derivation.
The point of attachment of a muscle that remains relatively fixed during contraction.
The starting point of a cranial or spinal nerve.