8 Letters
5 Consonants
3 Vowels
3 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use ancestor as a noun in a sentence.
About Ancestor
A 3 syllables noun and 8 letters with the letters a, c, e, n, o, r, s, and t, 5 consonants, 3 vowels and 3 syllables with the middle letters es. Ancestor starts with a vowel and ends in a consonant with the starting letters a, an, anc, ance, ances, and the ending characters are r, or, tor, stor, estor, ..
Definition
Someone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent)
Origin/Roots
Middle English
School Grade
Ancestor is set as a grade six word that starts with a, ends with r, 3 syllables, 3 vowels and 8 letters.
Pig Latin
Ancestor in Pig Latin is said as "ancestoray or ancestorway".
Unigram
a | n | c | e | s | t | o | r
Bigram
an | nc | ce | es | st | to | or
Trigram
anc | nce | ces | est | sto | tor
Quadrigram
ance | nces | cest | esto | stor
Word Gram

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Ancestor"

There are 336 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to ancestor.

SynonymDefinition
Aboveappearing earlier in the same text
"flaws in the above interpretation"
Absolutesomething that is conceived to be absolute
something that does not depends on anything else and is beyond human control
"no mortal being can influence the absolute"
Adventurera person who enjoys taking risks
Aheadat or in the front
"I see the lights of a town ahead"
"the road ahead is foggy"
"staring straight ahead"
"we couldn''t see over the heads of the people in front"
"with the cross of Jesus marching on before"
Amphetaminea central nervous system stimulant that increases energy and decreases appetite
used to treat narcolepsy and some forms of depression
Anabaticof an air current or wind
rising especially up a slope
"an anabatic wind"
Ancestorsomeone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent)
Ancestressa woman ancestor
Announcerreads news, commercials on radio or television
Antecedentthe referent of an anaphor
a phrase or clause that is referred to by an anaphoric pronoun

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Antonyms

There are 2 words that have the opposite meaning of ancestor.

AntonymDefinition
Descendanta person considered as descended from some ancestor or race
Descendenta person considered as descended from some ancestor or race

Anagrams

There are 2 anagrams from ancestor.

Anagram Definition
Ancestorsomeone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent)
Carstone

View English words with the unique letters used in ancestor. Words With The Letters Acenorst

Hypernyms

Ancestor has 2 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Relationan abstraction belonging to or characteristic of two entities or parts together
Relativean animal or plant that bears a relationship to another (as related by common descent or by membership in the same genus)

Hyponyms

There are 9 hyponyms for ancestor

Word Definition
Ancestressa woman ancestor
FatherGod when considered as the first person in the Trinity;
"hear our prayers, Heavenly Father"
Forbeara person from whom you are descended
Forebeara person from whom you are descended
Forefatherthe founder of a family;
"keep the faith of our forefathers"
Foremothera woman ancestor
Primogenitoran ancestor in the direct line
Progenitoran ancestor in the direct line
Siremale parent of an animal especially a domestic animal such as a horse





     

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