Translation of "genesis" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

genesis

noun [ S ] uk /ˈdʒen.ə.sɪs/ us /ˈdʒen.ə.sɪs/ formal

the origin of something, when it is begun or starts to exist

(事物的)形成,发生,起源,创始
The story had its genesis in a conversation the author had with his mother. 在其自传中,她描述了一天深夜在都柏林一家小酒馆创作这首歌的过程。
research into the genesis of cancer 对癌症病因的研究
noun [ S ] uk /ˈdʒen.ə.sɪs/ us /ˈdʒen.ə.sɪs/

the first book of the Bible, which describes how God made the world

《创世记》(《圣经》首卷,描述上帝创造世界)

(Translation of “genesis” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)