Definition of geogony in English:

geogony

noun

  • The origin, formation, or creation of the earth. Also: an account or description of this; the field of study concerned with this.

Origin

Late 17th century; earliest use found in Joseph Beaumont (1616–1699), poet and college head. From post-classical Latin geogonia from classical Latin geo- + post-classical Latin -gonia. With the some forms compare French géogonie and German Geogonie.

Pronunciation

geogony

/dʒɪˈɒɡəni//dʒɪˈɒɡ(ə)ni/