What does the word natal mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Pertaining to one's birth; dating from birth.

Usage examples for natal

  1. A month or more later, when they joined me in Natal, bringing the cattle, they told me that Mameena, the widow of Masapo, had entered the house of Saduko as his second wife. – Child of Storm by H. Rider Haggard
  2. She says that with such a pre- natal experience perhaps death was the best for him. – Strange True Stories of Louisiana by George Washington Cable
  3. We must cherish no illusions as to the importance of our natal world. – Astronomy for Amateurs by Camille Flammarion