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Synonyms for forefather

noun ancestor
  • antecedent
  • ascendant
  • patriarch
  • precursor
  • predecessor
  • primogenitor
  • progenitor
  • forebearer
  • procreator

More words related to forefather

ancestor

noun. predecessor in family

ancestors

noun. predecessor in family

ancestry

noun. family predecessors; family history

antecedent(s)

noun. predecessor(s) in family

ascendant

noun. ancestor

forebear

noun. ancestor
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