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heir

noun // ( feminine heiress)
a person who by law receives wealth, property etc when the owner dies
heredero; heredera
A person’s eldest son is usually his heir A king’s eldest son is the heir to the throne.
heirloom /-luːm/ noun something valuable that has been handed down in a family from generation to generation
reliquia; herencia
This brooch is a family heirloom.
(Definition of heir from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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