ancestress

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ancestor +‎ -ess

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: ănʹsĕs-trəs, IPA(key): /ˈæn.sɛs.trəs/
or
  • enPR: ănʹsĕs-trĭs, IPA(key): /ˈæn.sɛs.trɪs/

Noun[edit]

ancestress ‎(plural ancestresses)

  1. female ancestor

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