γένεσις

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

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Noun[edit]

γένεσις (génesisf (genitive γενέσεως); third declension

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

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