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Synonyms for ancestry

noun family predecessors; family history
  • ancestor
  • antecedent
  • descent
  • extraction
  • forebear
  • genealogy
  • heritage
  • lineage
  • origin
  • parentage
  • blood
  • breed
  • breeding
  • derivation
  • forefather
  • foremother
  • forerunner
  • house
  • kindred
  • line
  • pedigree
  • precursor
  • primogenitor
  • progenitor
  • race
  • source
  • stock
  • antecessor
  • foregoer

Antonyms for ancestry

  • effect
  • end
  • result
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to ancestry

antecedent(s)

noun. predecessor(s) in family

antecedents

noun. predecessor(s) in family

birth

noun. heritage

breeding

noun. cultivation of person

class

noun. societal group, background

classes

noun. societal group, background
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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