Posted on

How to Pronounce Birthing: Learn how to pronounce Birthing in English correctly

Learn how to say Birthing correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word birth:

noun
[mass noun]
the emergence of a baby or other young from the body of its mother; the start of life as a physically separate being:
he was blind from birth
[count noun]:
despite a difficult birth he’s fit and healthy
the beginning or coming into existence of something:
the birth of Socialist Realism
a person’s origin, descent, or ancestry:
the mother is English by birth
he is of noble birth
verb
[with object] informal, chiefly North American
give birth to (a baby or other young):
she birthed five children within ten years
Phrases

give birth
bear a child or young:
she gave birth to a son
Origin:

Middle English: from Old Norse byrth; related to bear1

Do not confuse birth with berth. Birth means ‘the emergence of a baby from the womb’ (he weighed six pounds at birth), while berth means ‘a place in a harbour for a ship,’ or ‘a bunk in a ship or other means of transport’ (a four-berth caravan).: