[n] properties attributable to your ancestry; "he comes from good origins"
[n] the point of intersection of coordinate axes; where the values of the coordinates are all zero
[n] an event that is a beginning; a first part or stage of subsequent events
[n] the descendants of one individual; "his entire lineage has been warriors"
[n] the place where something begins, where it springs into being; "the Italian beginning of the Renaissance"; "Jupiter was the origin of the radiation"; "Pittsburgh is the source of the Ohio River"; "communism's Russian root"
ancestry, beginning, blood, blood line, bloodline, descent, descent, extraction, inception, line, line of descent, lineage, origination, parentage, pedigree, root, rootage, source, stock