forebear[ fawr-bair, fohr- ]SEE DEFINITION OF forebear
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FOREBEAR
Papers there record that my forebear, Cyril Spink, had his doubts at the time.
Many other reasons and facts we might mention, but we forebear.
And I gazed on the bell-branch, sleep's forebear, far sung by the Sennachies.
Forebear, Senor, he commanded, in a rich yet imperious tone.
And that ape again, not a score of thousands from the monkey, his forebear.