Definition of genetrix in English:

genetrix

noun

  • A female parent, a mother. Also figurative, especially applied to a person's native country.

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in Thomas Norton. From classical Latin genetrīx, genitrīx female parent, mother (also applied to one's native country), originator, creator, foundress, feminine form corresponding to genitor: see -trix.

Pronunciation

genetrix

/ˈdʒɛnɪtrɪks/