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NOUN (1)

1. the offspring who came first in the order of birth;
[syn: firstborn, eldest]


ADJECTIVE (1)

1. first in order of birth;
- Example: "the firstborn child"
[syn: firstborn, eldest]

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2 definitions retrieved:

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Eldest \Eld"est\, a. [AS. yldest, superl. of eald old. See Elder, a.] 1. Oldest; longest in duration. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Born or living first, or before the others, as a son, daughter, brother, etc.; first in origin. See Elder. "My lady's eldest son." --Shak. [1913 Webster] Their eldest historians are of suspected credit. --Bp. Stillingfleet. [1913 Webster] Eldest hand (Card Playing), the player on the dealer's left hand. --R. A. Proctor. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

eldest adj 1: first in order of birth; "the firstborn child" [syn: firstborn, eldest] n 1: the offspring who came first in the order of birth [syn: firstborn, eldest]