- the occasion of a person's birth；a horoscope relating to the time of birth; a birth chart.
noun: nativity, plural noun: nativities
- 1. the occasion of a person's birth the place of my nativity
- ▪ dated a horoscope relating to the time of birth; a birth chart.
- 2. the birth of Jesus Christ.
- ▪ a picture, carving, or model representing Jesus Christ's birth a little crib surrounded with nativity figures
- ▪ the Christian festival of Christ's birth; Christmas.
- ▪ a nativity play.