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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Offspring \Off"spring`\, n. sing. & pl. [Off + spring.] [1913 Webster] 1. The act of production; generation. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] 2. That which is produced; a child or children; a descendant or descendants, however remote from the stock. [1913 Webster] To the gods alone Our future offspring and our wives are known. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] 3. Origin; lineage; family. [Obs.] --Fairfax. [1913 Webster]