Translation of "inherit" - English-Spanish dictionary

inherit

verb uk /ɪnˈher·ɪt/ us /ɪnˈher·ət/

to get money or things from someone after they die

heredar
He inherited the house from his uncle.
inheritance noun /ɪnˈher·ɪ·təns/ /ɪnˈher·ə·təns/

money or things that you get from someone after they die

herencia

(Translation of “inherit” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

inherit

verb /inˈherit/

to receive (property etc belonging to someone who has died)

heredar
He inherited the house from his father
She inherited forty thousand dollars from her father.

to have (qualities) the same as one’s parents etc

heredar
She inherits her quick temper from her mother.
inheritance noun

money etc inherited

herencia
He spent most of his inheritance on drink.

the act of inheriting

herencia
The property came to him by inheritance.
inherited adjective

heredado
inherited characteristics.

(Translation of “inherit” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)