Meaning of ab origine*
Pronunciation: (äb ō-rig'i-ne" Eng. ab ô-rij'&schwa-nē", -ō-rij'-), [key]
- from the very beginning; from the source or origin.
Pronunciation: (ab"u-rij'u-nē), [key]
- one of the original or earliest known inhabitants of a country or region.
- (cap.) Also calleda member of the dark-skinned people who were the earliest inhabitants of Australia.
- the original, native fauna or flora of a region.
- aborigine (Thesaurus)