Translation of "genesis" - English-Spanish dictionary

genesis

noun uk /ˈdʒen.ə.sɪs/ us /ˈdʒen.ə.sɪs/ formal

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

génesis
The story had its genesis in a conversation the author had with his mother.
research into the genesis of cancer

Genesis

noun uk /ˈdʒen.ə.sɪs/ us /ˈdʒen.ə.sɪs/

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

Génesis

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

genesis

noun /ˈdʒenəsis/

(formal) the beginning or origin of something

génesis, origen
The Space Shuttle concept had its genesis in the 1960s.

(Translation of “genesis” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)