What is the origin of the word 'seed' in reference to sports?
In sports,(whatever the type), it means to position players or teams (plant them like seeds) in an arrangement so that the best, and most qualified, do not meet until late in the tournament, or competition.
The origin of sport is from the Greek language and actually means pastime. The word sport first appeared in the English language in the 15th century.
Roses are angiosperms. Angiosperms is a Greek word in origin meaning "Contained" and "seed".
The word is of uncertain origin, but some reference is made to Scotland in the 1500's. Also a French word -s'allonger- meaning to lie at full length has some weak connection
Nearer to a point of reference such as an origin. It is a less common word than approximate
You might be thinking of the word origin.
It is the seed from which chocolate and cocoa is made. From Spanish 'cacao'. Taken from the Aztec word 'cacaua'
From Old English cropp meaning both a bird's stomach, and the seed head of plants. It came to mean "cutting" as in cutting seed heads.
Most reliable sources say Latin, although a few cite Greek. Many sources do not reference this language of origin at all. I will go with Latin.
Thought to come from Old French, late 14th century, having a reference to a supernatural kingdom
The word "credo" refers to a statement of one's beliefs. The word is of Latin origin. For further reference, there are a wide variety of online dictionaries which provide quick definitions of such words.
Sporophyte is a compound word from sporo and phyte. Phyte comes from the Greek phyton meaning plant. Sporo comes from the Greek spora which means seed or sowing.
the origin is where the word came from but the specific origin of the word ballot is latin root word.
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The word "origin" is derived from the French word "origin" and the Latin word "originem," both of which mean, beginning, descent, birth, and rise.
The word mariachi is supposed to be of French origin and come into use about the time of Maximillian, a short-lived French emperor of Mexico, and has to do with the word mariage and the type of music played at marriage ceremonies around that time. Others claim it is a native word and has to do with the wooden platform they would perform on and preceeded the French reference. No one apparently knows for sure… Read More
seed in greek - "sperma" which translated in our English word "sperm" The carrier of the seed is the male, not the female.. ************* The main greek word for seed is "σπόρος" (sporos) and it means the seed in general.
The Latin word is Carina, meaning the keel of a ship. The original translation was 'Nutshell' a reference to the similarities of the shape of ships at the time. This was similar to the Greek word 'Karyon' also meaning a 'nut'
There is no such word as diaster and so no origin word.
Believe it or not, the latin word for seed is semen.
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The word reference comes from refer.
one of the first football games when they were playing on a large patch of grass seeds with the first couple of mm's of growth.
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The origin of the word data is Latin ....
the origin of the word stomach : greek
The origin of the word rebellion is Latin.
the origin of the word corridor is England.
The origin of the word 'lychee' is Chinese.
The origin of the word chivalry comes from the word chevalerie which is old French so the origin of the word is old French.
It is a 20th Century word of uncertain origin
is caca What is the origin of the word plant? mierda
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the word origin for scrutinize is scrutiny + ize.
The origin of the word phenomenon is Greek or Latin.
Etymology is the word describing the origin of a word.
It is French in origin it meas to shelter.
The origin of the word 'Snog' or 'Snogging' is England :)
The name wuchak, which sounds very much like woodchuck, was what Algonquin Indians called the ground hog before European colonists arrived in North America.
an origin is where a word was invented or where it came from
The word seed in french is semences.
Seed of Chucky
Seed is monosyllabic.
The origin of the word stimuli is Latin and the word orignated around 1684.
The origin of the word health is Old English haelth, of Germanic origin; related to whole.
The origin of "radious" is incorrect spelling. The word "radius", however, is or Latin origin.