Translation of “ancestor” in German

3 translation entries available
English ancestor
Type noun
German Vorfahr
Gender m
Plural Vorfahren
Example
Precambrian ancestor
bilateraler Vorfahr
English ancestor
Type noun
German Vorfahre
Gender m
Plural Vorfahren
Example
He was an ancestor of mine.
Er war einer meiner Vorfahren.
English ancestor
Type noun
German (sprachlicher) Ahne
Gender f
Plural (sprachliche) Ahnen
Example
line of ancestors
Ahnenreihe
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