Origin of beget
OTHER WORDS FROM begetbe·get·ter, noun
How to use beget in a sentence
But it takes a special kind of ease and openness for all this begetting to take place.Why Chicago Is Now America's Hottest City|Raymond Sokolov|February 28, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Which raises the chilling question: Are the arsons in Coatesville begetting more arsons?The Town That Won't Stop Burning|Gregory Gilderman, Jeff Deeney|May 14, 2009|DAILY BEAST
They changed American music forever, begetting more kings: Benny Goodman, the “King of Swing” and Nat “King” Cole.Obamaville|Don Rose|November 6, 2008|DAILY BEAST
Marriage and the begetting and care of children, is the very ground substance in the life of the community.The New Machiavelli|Herbert George Wells
I perfectly understand that the begetting of children is not the only purpose of love.
As to the share which each of the parents has in begetting the child, we will give the opinions of the ancients about it.
The succession was further ensured by the begetting of another son the following year.The Rise of the Russian Empire|Hector H. Munro
This could not fail of begetting in me the greatest endearedness and tenderest affection for you; so that my soul was knit to you.Memorials of the Independent Churches in Northamptonshire|Thomas Coleman