γένεσις

See also: Γένεσις

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Hellenic *génetis, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵénh₁tis. Synchronically a verbal noun from γίγνομαι (gígnomai, I come into being) +‎ -σις (-sis).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

γένεσις (génesisf (genitive γενέσεως); third declension

  1. origin, source
  2. manner of birth
  3. creation

InflectionEdit

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DescendantsEdit

  • English: axiogenesis, genesis
  • French: genèse
  • Greek: γένεση (génesi)
  • Norwegian Bokmål: genesis

Further readingEdit


GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ancient Greek γένεσις (génesis).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈʝe.ne.sis/
  • Hyphenation: γέ‧νε‧σις

NounEdit

γένεσις (génesisf (plural γενέσεις)

  1. Katharevousa form of γένεση (génesi)

Usage notesEdit

DeclensionEdit

As in Ancient Greek without the dual number

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