A source or cause; an origin:
(Dial.) Ma; mama; mother
A source, beginning, or motive:
The definition of source is where someone or something came from.
Any of various shafts or deep enclosed spaces resembling a well
(By extension) The necessary basis for something to develop
The condition of being settled and of belonging to a particular place or society:
Origin; derivation; source
That in which something has its beginning; source; root; cause
A spring, especially the source of a stream.
The source or origin of something
The act or process of bringing or being brought into being; a start:
A geometric element that generates a geometric figure, especially a straight line that generates a surface by moving in a specified fashion.
An ancestor; forefather
Antecedent means a person who was born before you in your family.
A male parent of an animal.
One, such as a parent, grandparent, great-grandparent, who precedes another in lineage.
An ancestor (antonym of descendant)
A person who is akin to another by virtue of blood; that is a blood relation, such as sister, brother, aunt, uncle, parent, child, and so on.
An executive or official of a business, institution, etc.
One's relatives or family:
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