Ancestor in a sentence πŸ”Š

Definition of Ancestor

To be an ancestor of. | One from whom a person is descended, whether on the father's or mother's side, at any distance of time; a progenitor; a forefather. | An earlier type; a progenitor | (law) One from whom an estate has descended;β€”the correlative of heir. | (figuratively) One who had the same role or function in former times.

Short Sentences for Ancestor

  • 1. My ancestor said the sky was just the thing. πŸ”Š
  • 2. My ancestor was a great hand to keep things moving. πŸ”Š
  • 3. Here lived an ancestor of mine, who was a herd of men. πŸ”Š
  • 4. Dardanus was the ancestor of the Trojan line of kings. πŸ”Š
  • 5. Want proof as to an ancestor in the reign of King Richard! πŸ”Š
  • 6. Each ancestor has added his own to those previously existing. πŸ”Š
  • 7. I saw that my great ancestor the printer suddenly rose up in that hem! πŸ”Š
  • 8. DO you suppose you could get him interested in this ancestor business? πŸ”Š
  • 9. There was a stuffed bloodhound, the ancestor perhaps of Jove and Juno. πŸ”Š
  • 10. He is said to be the ancestor of the Bir hors, or jungle Santals. πŸ”Š
  • 11. Is it a pious offering to Apollo, the ancestor of the Ionian race? πŸ”Š
  • 12. He was the ancestor of Bishop Reginald Heber and the late Richard Heber, Esq. πŸ”Š

How to use Ancestor in Sentences?

  • 1. In this creature it has been supposed that we have a direct ancestor of the modern horse. πŸ”Š
  • 2. The room is much the same as when my ancestor occupied it, for no one has slept in it since. πŸ”Š
  • 3. Let this snug and peerless ancestor be saddled and I shall buy a ticket for the West. πŸ”Š
  • 4. Then people thought of themselves as one with that ancestor whom they believed to be reappearing in them. πŸ”Š
  • 5. The reason for this is the belief that the anito of the ancestor cares for and protects its descendants when they are abroad. πŸ”Š
  • 6. From this belief tribes took their names, each member tattooing the figure of his animal ancestor on his person. πŸ”Š
  • 7. Her eyes wander vaguely along the floor; gradually they raise themselves to the portrait of her great ancestor opposite. πŸ”Š
  • 8. They are so thick then that I don't wonder my ancestor grew worried about the floor. πŸ”Š
  • 9. Him nam'st thou ancestor whom all the world Knows as a sometime favorite of the gods? πŸ”Š