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
We have a huge architectural heritage to rescue, packed with history, over time, too many people have left, leaving behind a bunch of old, picturesque houses, many even dating back to the Renaissance.
The fact that we can’t even look at somebody’s heritage or religious background in a Muslim that’s a Muslim extremist – that’s what we need to look for, to exclude the FBI from looking in that direction is a mistake. We’ve gone so far in political correctness to stay away from the term ‘profiling’ that we can’t do a regular investigation.
Heritage Trust were subsequently invested in large public and private US companies and managed by a series of Treasury Department investment firms and facilitators. Kerimov and his proxies used various layers of Treasury Department and non-US shell companies to hold formal title to Heritage Trust assets and to conduct transactions in a manner that concealed his interest.
It is by far the most ambitious World Heritage site I've visited.
It's a message for the whole world that Palestinian Christians do exist in this land, and that Palestinian Christians have a heritage of more than 2,000 years, and the journey continues.
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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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