Translation of "pedigree" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈped.ɪ.ɡriː/ us

a list of the parents and other relations of an animal

The breeder showed us the dog’s pedigree.
He breeds pedigree poodles/cattle (= ones whose parents and other relations are all of the same breed).

a person’s family history, education, and experience, or the history of an idea or activity

His voice and manner suggested an aristocratic pedigree.
Isolationism has a long and respectable pedigree in American history.

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


noun /ˈpediɡriː/

a list of the ancestors from whom a person or animal is descended

pedigrí, linaje
a dog’s pedigree.

distinguished descent or ancestry

de casta, de alto linaje
a man of noble pedigree.

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