Variant of genesis
- the first book of the Bible, giving an account of the Creation: abbrev. Gen, Gn, or Ge
- pl. geneses the way in which something comes to be; beginning; origin
Origin: Middle English from Old English and amp; Ecclesiastical Late Latin from L, birth, generation from Glassical Greek (used inch(es) Septuagint for Genesis ) from base of gignesthai, to be born: see genus
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