adjective. ['biːˈgɔtɪn'] (of offspring) generated by procreation.
Words that Rhyme with Begotten
adjective. born in wedlock; enjoying full filial rights.
Example sentences of the word begotten
1. Noun, singular or mass
Abraham’s older son, Ishmael, begotten on his wife’s handmaid, becomes the father of the Muslims, fulfilling God’s prophecy that Abraham’s seed would be as numerous as stars.
John 3:16 says, “For God so loved the world that he gave his only begotten son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life."
3. Noun, plural
The Creed describes Jesus as "Light of Light; true God of true God; begotten, not made; of one essence with the Father."