English dictionary

Hint: Asterisk (*) is a wildcard. Asterisk substitutes zero or more characters.

English adjective: ancestral

1. ancestral inherited or inheritable by established rules (usually legal rules) of descent

SamplesAncestral home.
Ancestral lore.
Hereditary monarchy.
Patrimonial estate.
Transmissible tradition.

Synonymshereditary, patrimonial, transmissible

Similarheritable, inheritable

Domain categoryjurisprudence, law

Antonymsnonheritable, noninheritable

2. ancestral of or belonging to or inherited from an ancestor

Based on WordNet 3.0 copyright © Princeton University.
Web design: Orcapia v/Per Bang. English edition: .
2019 onlineordbog.dk