- 1. 起源於；來自 The English language derives mainly from the Germanic stock. 英語主要來自於日爾曼語系。
e.g:The custom "is derived from" South America. e.g...了道『演變的過程』在其中，所以此處用be derived from。 e.g: The superstition of the aboriginal...
...you say that something such as a word or feeling derives or is derived from something else, you mean that it comes from that thing. derive from 由...得來...
...昆西 英文說明： From a surname that derived from the first name QUINTUS. 中文... 詹妮亞 英文說明： "hospitable" deriving from Greek xenos "stranger"...