|1.||[ noun ] the event of being born|
|Synonyms:||birth nascence nascency|
"they celebrated the birth of their first child"
|Related terms:||death change reincarnation posthumous_birth posthumous_birth live_birth delivery be_born give_birth|
|2.||[ noun ] (religion,theology,Christianity) the theological doctrine that Jesus Christ had no human father; Christians believe that Jesus's birth fulfilled Old Testament prophecies and was attended by miracles; the Nativity is celebrated at Christmas|
|Related terms:||theological_doctrine Christian_theology|