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birthplace

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noun
  1. place of birth or origin.
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Origin of birthplace

First recorded in 1600–10; birth + place
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British Dictionary definitions for birthplace

birthplace

noun
  1. the place where someone was born or where something originated
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Word Origin and History for birthplace

n.

also birth-place, c.1600, from birth (n.) + place (n.).

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