To bear; to bring forth.

The book of the generation of Jesus Christ, the son of David, the son of Abraham. Abraham BEGAT Isaac; and Isaac BEGAT Jacob; and Jacob BEGAT Judas and his brethren; ( Matthew 1:1-2 )

Source: A King James Dictionary. (Used with permission. Copyright © Philip P. Kapusta)

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"Entry for 'Begat'". A King James Dictionary.