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The meaning of "Gen" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does Gen Xers mean?
A: "Gen X" usually means "people born between 1960 and 1975-1980".
Most Gen Xers are between 40 and 60 years old.
Q: What does Gen Z mean?
A: A person born between 1996 and 2010 is part of generation Z. With generations, the years in which they were born can vary a little, some web sites may say 1995, or 1997 instead of 1996, but figure around that range of years.

Here's a picture I included in a recent post about this topic, from the link below.
https://www.businessinsider.com/generation-you-are-in-by-birth-year-millennial-gen-x-baby-boomer-2018-3
Q: What does Gen Z (Generation Z) mean?
A: "Generation Z" is the group of Americans born between about 1997 and 2012.

Translations of "Gen"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? 我们要在10月26号举行万圣节派对,希望能通过你们的号召让更多同事积极参加,去年我们部门的同事Gen拿了第一名,希望我们组今年能保持记录。
A: Bagel idk I don't speak Chinese

Other questions about "Gen"

Q: ‎Apparently Gen Hoshino and Yui Aragaki are married.
They co-starred as a couple in the drama.
I never thought I would really get married.
Yui Aragaki is popular.
So, Gen Hoshino will be resented by many people. Does this sound natural?
A: × They co-starred as a couple in the drama.
✓ They co-starred as a couple in a TV drama.

× I never thought I would really get married.
✓ I never thought they would really get married.

× Yui Aragaki is popular.
✓ Yui Aragaki is popular,

× So, Gen Hoshino will be resented by many people.
✓ so Gen Hoshino will be resented by many people.

I am also shocked by this news today! but Gakki deserves happiness!
Q: I am one of those silly Gen z. Does it sound natural?
A: yes, but I would put “z’s.”

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