Eugene: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (y-jēn' or, for 2, y'jēn), [key]
  1. a city in W Oregon. 105,624.
  2. a male given name: from a Greek word meaning “wellborn.”


Pronunciation: (œ-zhen'), [key]
  1. (François Eugène de Savoie-Carignan), 1663–1736, Austrian general, born in France.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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