TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Abbreviation of Latin genus or any of its inflected forms.

NounEdit

gen.

  1. A genus.
    • 1979, Gerardo Lamas, “Paititia neglecta, gen. n., sp. n. from Perú (Nymphalidae: Ithomiinae)”, in Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, volume 33, number 1 (in English), The Society, page 1:
      Paititia neglecta, gen. n., sp. n., from Perú, San Martín, Juanjui, is described herein. This monotypic genus is considered to be the most primitive member of the tribe Mechanitini of the Ithomiinae.
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EnglishEdit

NounEdit

gen.

  1. Abbreviation of gender.
  2. Abbreviation of generation.
  3. (grammar) Abbreviation of genitive.
  4. Abbreviation of genus.

AdjectiveEdit

gen.

  1. Abbreviation of general.

AdverbEdit

gen.

  1. Abbreviation of generally.

AnagramsEdit