a combining form meaning “production,” “genesis,” “origination,” used in the formation of compound words: theogony; cosmogony.

< Latin -gonia < Greek -goneia, equivalent to gón(os) (see gon-) + -eia -y3

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n combining form
genesis, origin, or production: cosmogony
[from Latin -gonia, from Greek, -goneia, from gonos seed, procreation]

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