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Act of generating: Ar. and P. γένεσις, ἡ, P. γέννησις, ἡ, P. and V. σπορά, ἡ (Plat. but rare P.). A coming into being (as opposed to decay): P. γένεσις, ἡ. Period of time: Ar. and P. γενεά, ἡ, V. γονή, ἡ, γέννα, ἡ; see age. Many generations later: P. πολλαῖς γενεαῖς ὕστερον. The third generation: V. τριτόσπορος γονή. Future generations: P. and V. οἱ ἔπειτα, P. οἱ ἐπιγιγνόμενοι, V. ὕστεροι, οἱ, μεθύστεροι, οἱ, οἱ ἐπίσποροι, ἔκγονα, τά. Family: P. and V. γένος, τό, V. γονή, ἡ, Ar. and V. γέννα, ἡ; see family.