Definition of Ancestry. Meaning of Ancestry. Synonyms of Ancestry

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Definition of Ancestry

Ancestry
Ancestry An"ces*try, n. [Cf. OF. ancesserie. See Ancestor.] 1. Condition as to ancestors; ancestral lineage; hence, birth or honorable descent. Title and ancestry render a good man more illustrious, but an ill one more contemptible. --Addison. 2. A series of ancestors or progenitors; lineage, or those who compose the line of natural descent.

Meaning of Ancestry from wikipedia

- Ancestry.com LLC is a privately held online company based in Lehi, Utah. The largest for-profit genealogy company in the world, it operates a network of...
- evolutionary ancestor are said to be of common descent. However, this concept of ancestry does not apply to some bacteria and other organisms capable of horizontal...
- American ancestry refers to people in the United States who self-identify their ancestral origin or descent as "American", rather than the more common...
- A Eurasian is a person of mixed Asian and European ancestry. The term Eurasian was first coined in mid-nineteenth century British India. The term was originally...
- ancestry German ancestry Gr**** ancestry Hungarian ancestry Icelandic ancestry Irish ancestry Italian ancestry Lithuanian ancestry Norwegian ancestry Polish...
- characterised by the Basque language, a common culture and shared genetic ancestry to the ancient Vascones and Aquitanians. Basques are indigenous to and...
- po****tions. This ancestry is often referred to as Yamnaya Ancestry, Yamnaya-Related Ancestry, Steppe Ancestry or Steppe-Related Ancestry. Western Steppe...
- ****imilated by Germans, resulting in many Germans acquiring substantial Slavic ancestry. From the 11th century, the German lands came under the domination of the...
- have mixed. Others have Chinese/Fijian ancestry, Indo-Fijian/Samoan or Rotuman ancestry and European/Fijian ancestry (often called "part Fijians"). The latter...
- ethnic ancestry as some form of "British" in the 2013–17 ACS, behind German and African ancestries and on par with Mexican and Irish ancestries. Approximately...