originate englannista suomeksi
saada alkunsa, syntyä, muodostua
1998, James Hebert, "Banderas puts his mark on 'Zorro'", ''San Diego Union-Tribune'', 12 Jul 1998:
- For the first time since Douglas Fairbanks Sr. originated the role in the 1920 silent "The Mark of Zorro," the hero will be played by a Hispanic actor.
2002, (w), ''The Great Nation'', Penguin 2003, page 171:
- The financial backers who originated the ''Encyclopédie'' project in 1745 had no idea about what they were getting into.
To come into existence; to have origin or beginning; to spring, be derived ((m), (m)). (defdate)
''The scheme originated with the governor and council.''