Definitions

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  • n. The biological mother of a child

Etymologies

From Latin genitrix (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • In hunc ergo ortum uirtutum floribus decoratum, pia Dei genitrix ad deliciandum libenter progressa, exstirpauit uiciorum germina, plantans uirtutum semina, rigando fecundauit interiora cordium, perfundendo ea profusiori ymbre graciarum, stillante indesinenter Dei munere super terram.

    Sensual Encounters: Monastic Women and Spirituality in Medieval Germany

  • Gombert was not above occasional solmization puns as on the words ‘ut’ and ‘sol’ in O gloriosa Dei genitrix.

    Archive 2009-06-01

  • Jesu salvator seculi redemptis ope subveni et pia Dei genitrix salutem posce miseris.

    Archive 2008-11-01

  • Poor Todd… Posts about the hindu sacred animal which most resembles his genitrix, and all he gets are comments from her, and a madame.

    mort de rire?

  • Te, sale nata, precor, Venus, et genitrix patris nostri, ut me de caelo uisas cognata parumper. iii

    Lesser Fragments of the Annals

  • (Raising his voice) Who being conceived, formed and configured by the Holy Spirit, and from virgin blood of the Virgin Mary, holy genitrix of God, was born indeed Man, and from the pure and most holy body of the same, and receiving

    Dionysius the Areopagite, Works (1897)

  • Sic enim ait Ambrosius: Fides bonae voluntatis et justae actionis genitrix est.

    The Creeds of the Evangelical Protestant Churches.

  • Soon the odour attracts the Fly, the genitrix of the odious maggot.

    The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles

  • When the mother, the original genitrix, has been able once to dispense with a coadjutor, why does she need one later?

    Bramble-Bees and Others

  • Europe: Furens ac fervens ad arma Germania, strenuae militiae genitrix et alumna Francia, bellicosa et audax Hispania, virtuosa viris et classe munita fertilis Anglia, impetuosis bellatoribus referta Alemannia, navalis Dacia, indomita Italia, pacis ignara

    The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

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