Definition of ethnogeny in English:

ethnogeny

noun

  • A branch of ethnology concerned with the origin of nations or distinct ethnic groups.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From ethno- + -geny, originally after French ethnogénie.

Pronunciation

ethnogeny

/ɛθˈnɒdʒ(ə)ni//ɛθˈnɒdʒəni/