Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / stirps
FEEDBACK

stirps

See definition of stirps on Dictionary.com
  • as ingenealogy
  • as inlineage
  • as inpedigree

synonyms for stirps

  • ancestry
  • genetics
  • lineage
  • derivation
  • descent
  • extraction
  • generation
  • heredity
  • history
  • line
  • parentage
  • pedigree
  • stemma
  • stock
  • strain
  • blood line
  • progeniture
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
QUIZ
Debouch, Wordies! The Word Of The Day Quiz Is Here!
START THE QUIZ

How to use stirps in a sentence

Some took the additional name from the stirps instead of from the gns, that is, from the cognmen instead of from the nmen.
THE PRIVATE LIFE OF THE ROMANSHAROLD WHETSTONE JOHNSTON
The principal characters of the story, belonging to the stirps Muciana, are purely imaginary.
QUINTUS CLAUDIUS, VOLUME 1 OF 2ERNST ECKSTEIN
Animus est ingeneratus Deo, ex quo vere vel agnatio nobis cum cœlestibus, vel genus vel stirps appellari potest.
A CHRISTIAN DIRECTORY (VOLUME 1 OF 4)RICHARD BAXTER
Among the Iroquois descent was never reckoned through the male line, the stirps being always a woman.
THE LIFE AND TIMES OF KATERI TEKAKWITHAELLEN H. WALWORTH
Transit etiam in arborem in quibusdam regionibus Ricinus, alibi annua stirps.
HERBALS, THEIR ORIGIN AND EVOLUTIONAGNES ARBER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO STIRPS

  • ancestry
  • blood line
  • derivation
  • descent
  • extraction
  • generation
  • genetics
  • heredity
  • history
  • line
  • lineage
  • parentage
  • pedigree
  • progeniture
  • stemma
  • stirps
  • stock
  • strain
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.