primogenial

adjective pri·mo·genial \¦prī(ˌ)mō, -mə+\

Definition of primogenial

  1. 1 less commonly primigenial \¦prīmə+\ :  first formed or generated :  original, primitive

  2. 2 :  primogenitary

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Origin and Etymology of primogenial

modification (influenced by Late Latin primogenitalis primogenital) of Latin primigenius primogenial (from primus first + -genius —from gignere to beget—) + English -al


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