ancestry Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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ancestrynoun [U or C]

uk   us   /ˈæn.ses.tri/
yourancestors who ​lived a ​longtime ago, or the ​origin of ​yourfamily: He was ​proud of his Native American ancestry. His ​wife was ofroyal ancestry. The ​family has tracedits ancestry back to the ​Normaninvaders.
(Definition of ancestry from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “ancestry”
in Chinese (Simplified) 祖先,家系…
in Turkish soy, ced, ata…
in Russian род, происхождение…
in Chinese (Traditional) 祖先,祖宗…
in Polish przodkowie, pochodzenie…
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