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descendant

noun [C]  us   /dɪˈsen·dənt/
a person related to someone from an earlier generation (= all the people of about the same age within a particular family): The Pennsylvania Dutch are descendants of early German immigrants.
Translations of “descendant”
in Korean 후손…
in Arabic سَليل ( يَنْحَدِر مِن سلالة فُلان)…
in Portuguese descendente…
in Catalan descendent…
in Japanese 子孫…
in Italian discendente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 子孫,後代…
in Russian потомок…
in Turkish soyundan gelen kimse…
in Chinese (Simplified) 子孙,后代…
in Polish potomek…
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