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de·scen·dants

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  1. descendants, posteritynoun

    all of the offspring of a given progenitor

    "we must secure the benefits of freedom for ourselves and our posterity"

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of descendants in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of descendants in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of descendants in a Sentence

  1. George Santos:

    My grandfather was born in Kyivand left in the late 20s and migrated to Belgium where he met my grandmother and then started a family, we don’t carry the Ukrainian last name, for a lot of people who are descendants of World War II refuges or survivors of the Holocaust, a lot of names or paperwork were changed in the name of survival.

  2. Virgil:

    Your descendants shall gather your fruits.

  3. Van Dalen:

    After the body is placed in the tomb, there are constant events and activities, that is to say, their descendants keep coming back over many years and placing food and offerings there, including molluscs.

  4. Judy Garland:

    It takes all the people - black and white, Catholic, Jewish and Protestant, recent immigrants and Mayflower descendants - to make up America.

  5. Nova Spivack:

    Best-case scenario is that the little library is fully intact, sitting on a nice sandy hillside on the moon for a billion years. In the distant future it might be recovered by our descendants or by a future form of intelligent life that might evolve long after we're gone, from the DNA and the cells that we included, Nova Spivack could clone us and regenerate the human race and other plants and animals.

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