Legal Definition and Related Resources of Lineage

Meaning of Lineage

Race, progeny , family , ascending or descending; line of descent from an ancestor .

Synonyms of Lineage


  • ancestors
  • ancestry
  • antecedents
  • blood relatives
  • bloodline
  • clan
  • descent
  • extraction
  • family
  • folk
  • forebears
  • forefathers
  • genealogy
  • gens
  • genus
  • line
  • line of descent
  • origin
  • origo
  • parentage
  • progenitors
  • stirps

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