from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • v. Past tense and a past participle of beget.

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  • v. Simple past of beget.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • imp. & p. p. of beget.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Preterit and past participle of beget.


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  • Hence, either the Syriac text has been slightly altered by a transcriber (only one letter had to be changed) or the translator understood the word begot of conventional, not of carnal, fatherhood, a meaning it has in verses 8 and 12.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 15: Tournely-Zwirner

  • As for "begot" meaning "became the ancestor of," I was taking the date to refer to the date the child was born.

    Kata Iwannhn

  • I asked for proof that "begot" could mean "begot the person who became the ancestor of …"

    Kata Iwannhn

  • "As for" begot "meaning" became the ancestor of, "I was taking the date to refer to the date the child was born.

    Kata Iwannhn

  • From the one came the many, begot or pollinate by inspiration or its lack: Alamo RentaCar begat AlamoDome begat Alamo Frozen Burrito which in turn was father to Alamo Bowlarama.

    Alamo Rag

  • Inspirational Quote: The hag Sedition was your mother, and Perversity begot you.

    Archive 2009-07-01

  • Yet to say blindness begot the love gives people the illusion that blindness is more than a physical disability.

    Rebecca Walker: Love is Blind

  • And then Jill begot Jake and Jake begot Ali and Ali begot Chris -except Chris decided he didn't want to be the Bachelor.

    Tasha Gordon-Solmon: The Bachelor Week 2 Recap: "I will not have you like obstruct the rest of my life"

  • I stopped talking, nothing feeding nothing until nothing was huge and nothing begot nothing.


  • But, conversion begot by aggressive or predatory proselytization is a form of violence.

    Suhag A. Shukla, Esq.: The Question Of Evangelism In India


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