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    Word Matrix: Birth

    Birth Word Matrix

    <birth>
    “bear offspring,” from Old Norse burðr, byrd, replacing Old English ġebyrd “birth, descent, race; offspring; nature; fate,” from PIE *bhrto past participle of root *bher- “to carry; to bear children” with -th suffix meaning “process”

    Word Sums

    Birth
    Birth + s = births
    Birth + ed = birthed
    Birth + ing = birthing
    Birth + ing + s = birthings

    Birth + Date = birthdate
    Birth + Date + s = birthdates
    Birth + Day = birthday
    Birth + Day + s = birthdays
    re + Birth + Day = rebirthday
    re + Birth + Day + s = rebirthdays
    un + Birth + Day = unbirthday
    un + Birth + Day + s = unbirthdays
    Birth + Mark = birthmark
    Birth + Mark + s = birthmarks
    Birth + Name = birthname
    Birth + Name + s = birthnames
    Birth + Place = birthplace
    Birth + Place + s = birthplaces
    Birth + Rate = birthrate
    Birth + Rate + s = birthrates
    Birth + Right = birthright
    Birth + Right + s = birthrights
    Birth + Root = birthroot
    Birth + Root + s = birthroots
    Birth + Stone = birthstone
    Birth + Stone + s = birthstones
    Birth + Wort = birthwort
    Birth + Wort + s = birthworts
    Birth + Year = birthyear
    Birth + Year + s = birthyears

    After + Birth = afterbirth
    After + Birth + s = afterbirths
    Child + Birth = childbirth
    Child + Birth + s = childbirths
    Cross + Birth = crossbirth
    Cross + Birth + s = crossbirths
    Fore + Birth = forebirth
    Fore + Birth + s = forebirths
    Gain + Birth = gainbirth
    Gain + Birth + s = gainbirths
    Home + Birth = homebirth
    Home + Birth + s = homebirths
    pre + Birth = prebirth
    pre + Birth + s = prebirths
    Still + Birth = stillbirth
    Still + Birth + s = stillbirths

    re + Birth = rebirth
    re + Birth + s = rebirths
    re + Birth + ed = rebirthed
    re + Birth + ing = rebirthing

    Birth + er = birther
    Birth + er + s = birthers
    Birth + er + ism = birtherism

    Morphemes

    birth: bear offspring
    -s: forming plural of noun
    -s: forming third person singular of verbs
    -ed: forming simple past and past participle of weak verb
    -ing: forming present participle of verb

    after: in the time following, next to and following in order or importance
    child: human offspring
    cross: go or extend across or to the other side of
    date: day of the month or year as specified by a number
    day: twenty-four-hour time period, single rotation of a planet
    -er: person who subscribes to a particular conspiracy theory or unorthodox belief
    fore: in front, in advance, situated in front of, preceding, going before
    gain: prefix denoting restoration or a return to a previous state
    home: place where one lives permanently, house
    -ism: forming a noun denoting a system, principle, or ideological movement; an action or its result; a state or quality
    mark: small area on a surface having a different color from its surroundings
    name: word or set of words by which a person or thing is known, addressed, or referred to
    place: location; particular position, point, or area in space
    pre-: prior to, before, earlier, in front of
    rate: measure, quantity, or frequency, typically one measured against another quantity or measure
    re-: once gain
    right: moral or legal entitlement to have or do something
    root: basic cause, source, or origin
    still: unmoving, undisturbed
    stone: hard solid non-metallic mineral matter
    wort: plant or herb used as food or medicinally
    un-: not
    year: 365 1/4 day time period, single revolution of a planet around a sun

    Definitions

    birth: (noun) beginning of life, (verb) to bear offspring
    births: plural of birth, third person singular of rebirth
    birthed: simple past and past participle of rebirth
    birthing: present participle of birth, (noun) act of giving birth
    birthings: plural of birthing

    birthdate: (noun) year, month, and day of a birth
    birthdates: plural of birthdate
    birthday: (noun) anniversary of the day on which someone is born
    birthdays: plural of birthday
    rebirthday: (noun) day of rebirth or its anniversary
    rebirthdays: plural of rebirthday
    unbirthday: (noun) day that is not one’s birthday but is celebrated as though it were [coined by English writer Lewis Carroll]
    unbirthdays: plural of unbirthday
    birthmark: (noun) mark on the skin formed before birth
    birthmarks: plural of birthmark
    birthname: (noun) name chosen for a child at birth
    birthnames: plural of birthname
    birthplace: (noun) place where a person was born, place where something started or originated
    birthplaces: plural of birthplace
    birthrate: (noun) ratio of total live births to total population for a specific community or nation in a specified period
    birthrates: plural of birthrate
    birthright: (noun) right of possession or privilege a person has from birth
    birthrights: plural of birthright
    birthroot: (noun) perennial plant of North America with deep-red flowers
    birthroots: plural of birthroot
    birthstone: (noun) gemstone popularly associated with the month or astrological sign of a person’s birth
    birthstones: plural of birthstone
    birthwort: (noun) certain plant species of the genus Aristolochia (formerly used medicinally in cases of difficult childbirth)
    birthworts: plural of birthwort
    birthyear: (noun) year in which one was born
    birthyears: plural of birthyear

    afterbirth: (noun) placenta and other material expelled via the birth canal following childbirth or parturition in mammals
    afterbirths: plural of afterbirth
    childbirth: (noun) action of giving birth to a child
    childbirths: plural of childbirth
    crossbirth: (noun) birth in which the fetus is positioned with neither the head nor the feet lying in the direction of the birth canal
    crossbirths: plural of crossbirth
    forebirth: (noun) that which precedes birth or is first-born
    forebirths: plural of forebirth
    gainbirth: (noun) regeneration, rebirth
    gainbirths: plural of gainbirth
    homebirth: (noun) childbirth taking place at home rather than in a hospital
    homebirths: plural of homebirth
    prebirth: (noun) period preceding a birth, (adjective) pertaining to or occurring during the period preceding a birth
    prebirths: plural of prebirth
    stillbirth: (noun) birth of an infant that has died in the womb
    stillbirths: plural of stillbirth

    rebirth: (noun) process of being reincarnated or born again, revival, (verb) cause to be born again or spiritually renewed
    rebirths: plural of rebirth, third person singular of rebirth
    rebirthed: simple past and past participle of rebirth
    rebirthing: present participle of rebirth

    birther: (noun) believer in the conspiracy theory that Barack Obama was not born in the United States and therefore ineligible for presidency due to national law
    birthers: plural of birther
    birtherism: (noun) movement in the United States that doubts or denies that Barack Obama is a natural-born citizen and therefore ineligible for presidency due to national law

    Relatives

    bear
    born
    borne
    fertile
    relative
    relation

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