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ancestor /ˈænsəstə, -ses- $ -sestər/ noun [countable]


نیا (جمع نیاکان) ، اجداد
ancestor
[noun]
Synonyms: forefather, forebear, forerunner, precursor, predecessor
Antonyms: descendant
English Thesaurus: relative, relation, descendant, ancestor, forefathers, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

ancestor /ˈænsəstə, -ses- $ -sestər/ noun [countable]
[Date: 1300-1400; Language: Old French; Origin: ancestre, from Latin antecessor 'one who goes before', from antecedere; antecedent]

1. a member of your family who lived a long time ago ⇒ descendant:
My ancestors were French.

2. an animal that lived in the past, that modern animals have developed from:
Lions and house cats evolved from a common ancestor (=the same ancestor).

3. the form in which a modern machine, vehicle etc first existed Synonym : forerunner
ancestor of
Babbage’s invention was the ancestor of the modern computer.
—ancestral /ænˈsestrəl/ adjective:
the family’s ancestral home

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

ancestor
noun
ADJ. direct The builder of the manor house is a direct ancestor of the present owner.
immediate | distant, early, remote a distant ancestor of mine Our earliest ancestors lived in a world fraught with danger.
common The two species share a common ancestor.
illustrious The Romans built these monuments to glorify their illustrious ancestors.
VERB + ANCESTOR be descended from, have, share A lot of the people there are descended from a common ancestor.
trace He can trace his ancestors back to the reign of James the First.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary


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TahlilGaran : دیکشنری آنلاین تحلیلگران (معنی ancestor) | علیرضا معتمد , دیکشنری تحلیلگران , وب اپلیکیشن , تحلیلگران , دیکشنری , آنلاین , آیفون , IOS , آموزش مجازی 4.67 : 2169
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