-gen

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek -γενής (-genḗs, producer of)

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-gen

  1. A producer of something, e.g. hydrogen.

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German[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Suffix[edit]

-gen n

  1. used to make diminutives (especially in the 18th century)

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Ancient Greek -γενής (-genḗs, producer of)

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-gen

  1. A producer of something
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-gen

  1. rōmaji reading of げん

Turkish[edit]

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-gen

  1. having sides

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