Meaning of unbegotten in English:


Pronunciation /ʌnbɪˈɡɒt(ə)n/


  • Not brought into existence by the process of reproduction.

    ‘For next to God, we worship and love the logos who is from the unbegotten and ineffable God.’
    • ‘We know there is one God, alone unbegotten, alone eternal, alone without beginning, alone true, alone immortal.’
    • ‘The personae are distinguished by their difference in origin: the Father unbegotten, the Son begotten, the Spirit proceeding.’
    • ‘The Logos is an ambassador and suppliant, neither unbegotten nor begotten as are sensible things.’