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Born appears in the following tongue twisters:

  • I was born on a pirate ship.
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Born appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • Rot can rob a born actor.
  • Guns 'n' robes, a base born snug.
  • Saladin enrobes a baroness, Señora, base-born Enid, alas!
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The word born is considered to be an easy one, according to the Dale-Chall word list, which includes 3000 words that all fourth-grade American students should know and understand.

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Definition of the adjective born

What does born mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: -

  1. brought into existence
    • example: he was a child born of adultery
    • antonym: unborn
    • similar: hatched
  2. being talented through inherited qualities
    • example: a born musician
    • adjective position: predicative adjective (it occurs after a verb that follows the noun)
    • synonyms of born: innate / natural
    • similar: intelligent

Alternative definition of the adjective born


  1. Well suited to (some behaviour or occupation), as though from birth.

Definition of the noun born

What does born mean as a name of something?


  1. British nuclear physicist (born in Germany) honored for his contributions to quantum mechanics (1882-1970)

Alternative definition of the noun born


  1. [Geordie] [alternative spelling of, burn] A stream.


Born is a musical group.

  • albums: "BLACK BORN MARKET", "BLACK DEAD MUZIC", "Felony", "-Abnormal Head Machine-", "RED HOT COBRA", "BLACK THEORY MANIA", "春煌花 -SAKURA-", "Vermin's cry", "With hate", "[-tHiNk-]", "Dust pain", "DOGMA", "Psycho Diva", "ProudiA", "RADICAL HYSTERIA", "DEMONS", "VIGOUR", "BLASTED ANIMALS", "Devilish of the PUNK", "HONESTY", "MOTHER", "THE STALIN -666-"
  • official website:


  1. Born a.k.a. Kinetic 9 or Beretta 9 is a member of the hip-hop group Killarmy, an affiliation of the group Wu-Tang Clan. He is originally from Steubenville, Ohio. 4th Disciple, another Ohio native & the group producer of Killarmy introduced Kinetic 9 along with ShoGun Assasson to the group. Through hard work and determination, they became one of the earliest and successful groups that emerged from the Wu Tang camp in the early 1990s. They went on to record three successful albums Silent Weapons for Quiet Wars, Dirty Weaponry, In the Clear and their latest, Fear, Love & War.
  2. Born a.k.a. Börn is a musical artist.

There are other people with in their name, like Born Kim, Eli Born, Joe Born, Max Born, New Born, New-Born, Rob Born, Anne Born, Asia Born, John Born and many others.


  1. "Born" is the first album released by the classical crossover string quartet Bond. The album was a huge commercial success, reaching Gold in fourteen countries and Platinum in twelve. The album reached number 16 in the UK charts, spending 6 weeks in the top 40, and was also no. 1 in the UK Classical charts, but was subsequently removed from these charts for not meeting all the 'rules' of classical music.
    • genres: Crossover, Synthpop
    • released on (15 years ago)
    • award: - Echo Award for Best Crossover Artist nomination for Bond
  2. "BORN" is an EP released by D'espairsRay on April 28, 2004. The CD was re-released, excluding the DVD on July 21, 2004 because the album had sold out within a small amount of time.
  3. "Born" is a musical album of Neuropa.
    • also known as Born (bonus disc)
    • released in (12 years ago)
  4. "BORN" is a musical single of Miwako Okuda.
    • released on (9 years ago)
  5. "Born" is a musical EP of MitiS.
    • released on
  6. "Born" is a musical album of Sandow.
    • released in (19 years ago)
  7. "Born" is a musical album of China Black.
    • released in (22 years ago)
  8. "Born" is a musical album of Hothouse Flowers.
  9. "Born" is a musical album of Nile.
    • released in (14 years ago)
  10. "Born" is a musical album of Boom Crash Opera.


  1. "Born" is a 2007 horror film written by Alex D'Lerma and directed by Richard Friedman.
  2. "Born" a.k.a. "The Unborn" is a 2009 American supernatural horror-thriller film written and directed by David S. Goyer. The film stars Odette Yustman as a young woman who is tormented by a ghost and seeks help from a rabbi. The dybbuk seeks to use her death as a gateway to physical existence. The film is produced by Michael Bay and Platinum Dunes. It was released in American theaters on January 9, 2009, by Rogue Pictures.
  3. "Born" is a film.


  1. Born is a fictional character from the 1968 film The Chronicle of Anna Magdalena Bach.
  2. Born is a fictional character from the OVA series Gall Force.
  3. Born is a fictional character from the 2004 short film Ausreisser.
  4. Born is a fictional character from the 1998 film Belly.

There are other characters with in their name, like Born-Again Christian.


Born is a village on the River Sauer in the commune of Mompach, in eastern Luxembourg. It lies on the N10, 14 km south of Echternach and 8 km north of Wasserbillig. Only 5 minutes drive from the E44 motorway from Luxembourg City to Trier, it is popular with tourists and day-trippers who enjoy walking, cycling or fishing along the grassy banks of the river.

  • also known as Born, Mompach; Born, Luxembourg
  • part of Luxembourg


  1. Born is a four-issue comic book limited series featuring the Marvel Comics character Frank Castle a.k.a. the Punisher. The series was released in 2003 written by Garth Ennis and penciled by Darick Robertson.
  2. Born is a song written and performed by Barry Gibb that was included as the first track on his debut album The Kid's No Good in 1970. But in the Ladybird version of the album, this song was at number 12. It was one of the first songs he recorded for his first solo album. The song's style was closer to the 1971 song "Everybody Clap" by Lulu.
  3. Born is a small lunar impact crater located near the eastern edge of the Moon, to the northeast of the prominent crater Langrenus. It was previously designated Maclaurin Y before being named by the IAU. Maclaurin itself lies to the north.
    • also known as بورن

Phrases with Born

Phrases starting with the word Born:

  1. Born on
  2. Born Upon
  3. Born Loser
  4. born-again
  5. Born and Bred
  6. Born in a Barn
  7. Born-again virgin
  8. Born to the Purple

Phrases ending with the word Born:

  1. -BORN
  2. be born
  3. Low-Born
  4. max born
  5. city-born
  6. Well-Born
  7. to be born
  8. native-born
  9. foreign-born
  10. To the Manner Born

Other phrases containing the word Born:

  1. battle born state
  2. Be Born Yesterday

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Born

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Google previewLard's Quarterly (1866)

Devoted to the Propagation and Defense of the Gospel by Moses E. Lard

The word born means more than does the word begotten. They differ, not in denoting two different things, but in the one denoting the whole of a thing, and the other only a ...

Google previewBe an Island (1999)

The Buddhist Practice of Inner Peace by Khema

Being born means dying. During that sequence there is one point of escape: between feeling and craving. This is called mundane (lokiya) dependent origination. The Buddha also taught a supermundane, transcendental (lokuttara) series of ...

Google previewDynamics of the Unconscious (1988)

Seminars in Psychological Astrology Volume 2 (Seminars in Psychological Astrology, Vol 2) by Liz Greene, Howard Sasportas

Being born means taking on a ...

Google previewRewriting Medea (2013)

Toni Morrison and Liz Lochhead's Postmodern Perspectives by Marianna Pugliese

Being born means separating, managing to detach oneself from the mother so as to be able to exist: but giving birth ...

Google previewFirst Name Reverse Dictionary (1993)

Given Names Listed by Meaning, 2d ed. by Yvonne Navarro

lofty Aarzoo f wish Aashi f smile Aashni flightning Aastha f faith Aba f born; horse-woman; woman Aban m Abbott Abana f goddess; ivory Abasi m stern Abayomi m bringer; happiness Abba f born Abban m Abbott Abbey f father; joy Abbotsen ...

Google previewEssential Dictionary of Composers

by L. C. Harnsberger

Ladislav BORN: February 12, I760— Caslav, Bohemia DIED: March 20, l812—St Germain-en-Laye HISTORICAL PERIOD: Classical COMPOSITIONAL MEDIA: Keyboard, chamber music, orchestra, ...

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Quotes about Born

We are born, so to speak, twice over; born into existence, and born into life; born a human being, and born a man. (Jean-Jacques Rousseau)
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Scrabble value of B3O1R1N1

The value of this 4-letter word is 6 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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