Definition of "originated" []

  • To come or bring into being (verb)
  • (of a bus, train, etc) to begin its journey at a specified point (verb)
  • Simple past tense and past participle of originate. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "originated" in a sentence
  • "Basil herbs are royalty, meaning "King" the name originated from the Greek word basileus."
  • "The term originated in a French culinary tradition that dates back to the nineteenth century when Escoffier, the great chef and writer, modernized the restaurant kitchen with what came to be known as the brigade system."
  • "Its name originated from the Greek word meaning "to sweep.""
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