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Some took the additional name from the stirps instead of from the gns, that is, from the cognmen instead of from the nmen.

The principal characters of the story, belonging to the stirps Muciana, are purely imaginary.

Animus est ingeneratus Deo, ex quo vere vel agnatio nobis cum cœlestibus, vel genus vel stirps appellari potest.

Among the Iroquois descent was never reckoned through the male line, the stirps being always a woman.

Transit etiam in arborem in quibusdam regionibus Ricinus, alibi annua stirps.


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On this page you'll find 67 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to stirps, such as: ancestry, genetics, lineage, derivation, descent, and extraction.

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