Definitions for Heritage
ˈhɛr ɪ tɪdʒHer·itage
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Heritage.
practices that are handed down from the past by tradition
"a heritage of freedom"
any attribute or immaterial possession that is inherited from ancestors
"my only inheritance was my mother's blessing"; "the world's heritage of knowledge"
that which is inherited; a title or property or estate that passes by law to the heir on the death of the owner
hereditary succession to a title or an office or property
An inheritance; property that may be inherited.
A tradition; something that can be passed down from preceding generations.
A birthright; the status acquired by birth, especially of but not exclusive to the firstborn.
Having a certain background, such as growing up with a second language.
The university requires heritage Spanish students to enroll in a specially designed Spanish program not available to non-heritage students.
Etymology: héritage, from hereditas.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: heritage, French.
Let us our father’s heritage divide. Hubberd’s Tale.
He considers that his proper home and heritage is in another world, and therefore regards the events of this with the indifference of a guest that tarries but a day. John Rogers, Sermons.
O Lord, save thy people, and bless thine heritage. Com. Pr.
that which is inherited, or passes from heir to heir; inheritance
a possession; the Israelites, as God's chosen people; also, a flock under pastoral charge
Etymology: [OE. heritage, eritage, OF. heritage, eritage, F. hritage, fr. hriter to inherit, LL. heriditare. See Hereditable.]
Heritage is a BBC Books original novel written by first-time novelist Dale Smith and based on the long-running British science fiction television series Doctor Who. It features the Seventh Doctor and Ace.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
her′it-āj, n. that which is inherited: inherited lot, condition of one's birth: (B.) the children (of God). [O. Fr. heritage, heriter—Late L. hereditāre, to inherit.]
Song lyrics by heritage -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by heritage on the Lyrics.com website.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Heritage' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4526
Rank popularity for the word 'Heritage' in Nouns Frequency: #1860
The numerical value of Heritage in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of Heritage in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Finally, the crisis will finish. We are sure, but the damage to the cultural heritage will be there for all times.
We strongly believe that any blanket ban on capital dredge material in the entire World Heritage Area does not represent evidence-based policy and will not prove to be viable in the long term.
We talked about the Southern heritage, and that for many people, that flag stands for racism, we emphasized they need to know what the message [ is ] they’re sending.
There is often a fine line between commercialization and memorialization, the tourism industry must look at the messages presented at these places -- the history, heritage, politics -- and what visitors are taking away with them.
The disaster that hit Venice is a blow to the heart of our country, it hurts to see the city so damaged, its artistic heritage compromised, its business activities on its knees.
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Translations for Heritage
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- etifeddiaeth, treftadaethWelsh
- Erbschaft, Erbe, GeburtsrechtGerman
- ŋgɔgbevinyenye, domenyinuEwe
- herencia, patrimonioSpanish
- perinne, perimätieto, syntymäoikeus, perintöFinnish
- còir-bhreith, oighreachd, dual, dualchasScottish Gaelic
- првородство, наследствоMacedonian
- erfgoed, erfenisDutch
- dziedzictwo, spuścizna, spadekPolish
- наследство, наследие, первородствоRussian
- nasledstvo, násljēđeSerbo-Croatian
- kulturarv, arv, arvegodsSwedish
- anane, görenek, adet, miras, gelenekTurkish
- di sảnVietnamese
- eritance, eritaedjeWalloon
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