- creating; generating: hematogenous.
- Produced by or in a specified manner: hypogenous.
- A suffix signifying producing, producing
- The terminal element in some words of Latin origin, meaning ‘-born,’ as in indigenous, born within a country, amnigenous, river-born, montigenous, mountain-born, etc.
- The termination of adjectives from nouns in -gen, such as acrogenous, nitrogenous, etc.