heritage definition

  • noun:
    • Property that is or is inherited; an inheritance.
    • Something that is handed down from preceding generations; a tradition.
    • The standing acquired by you through beginning; a birthright: a heritage of affluence and personal place.
    • An inheritance; property that may be inherited.
    • A tradition; something which may be passed down from preceding generations.
    • A birthright; the condition acquired by delivery, particularly of although not exclusive towards the firstborn.
    • Having a certain history, eg developing up with an additional language.
    • That which is inherited as a material control; an inheritance or inherited estate; especially, in Scots law, heritable estate; realty.
    • what is given or obtained as a permanent ownership or appropriate; that which is allotted or appropriated; ergo, part; part: used in the Bible the opted for folks, the human body of saints, or perhaps the chapel, as Jesus's portion of humanity.
    • whatever arises from the conditions of delivery; a disorder or high quality transmitted by ancestors; hereditary great deal or part: since, a heritage of luxury, poverty, enduring, or pity.
    • that which is passed down; a title or home or estate that passes by law to your heir in the death of the property owner
    • genetic succession to a title or an office or property
    • any feature or immaterial control that is inherited from forefathers
    • methods that are passed down from last by tradition
  • adjective:
    • whatever is passed down, or passes from heir to heir; inheritance.
    • A possession; the Israelites, as God's selected folks; additionally, a flock under pastoral charge.

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