Definition of primigene in English:

primigene

adjective

rare
  • Zoology and Archaeology. Primigenial; specifically designating or characteristic of the aurochs, Bos primigenius.

Origin

Early 17th century (in an earlier sense). Either from classical Latin prīmigenus, or from classical Latin prīmigenius.

Pronunciation

primigene

/ˈprʌɪmɪdʒiːn/