ancestro

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English ancestorFrench ancêtreItalian ancestraleSpanish ancestro. Decision no. 544, Progreso IV, 1405, Progreso VII.

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Noun[edit]

ancestro (plural ancestri)

  1. ancestor

Usage notes[edit]

Unlike in English, ancestro includes parents.

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References[edit]

  • Progreso III (in Ido), 1910–1911, page 601
  • Progreso IV (in Ido), 1911–1912, pages 72, 501
  • Progreso VII (in Ido), 1914, page 385

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French ancestre (compare Modern French ancêtre), from Latin antecessor. Doublet of antecesor.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ancestro m (plural ancestros)

  1. ancestor, forefather
    Synonyms: antepasado, antecesor

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