What does lineage mean?

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ˈlɪn i ɪdʒlin·eage

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lineage, line, line of descent, descent, bloodline, blood line, blood, pedigree, ancestry, origin, parentage, stemma, stock(noun)

    the descendants of one individual

    "his entire lineage has been warriors"

  2. descent, line of descent, lineage, filiation(noun)

    the kinship relation between an individual and the individual's progenitors

  3. linage, lineage(noun)

    the number of lines in a piece of printed material

  4. linage, lineage(noun)

    a rate of payment for written material that is measured according to the number of lines submitted

  5. ancestry, lineage, derivation, filiation(noun)

    inherited properties shared with others of your bloodline

Wiktionary

  1. lineage(Noun)

    Descent in a line from a common progenitor; progeny; race; descending line of offspring or ascending line of parentage.

    Etymology: From linage, from linage, from ligne, from linea; see line.

  2. lineage(Noun)

    A number of lines of text in a column.

    Etymology: From linage, from linage, from ligne, from linea; see line.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lineage(noun)

    descent in a line from a common progenitor; progeny; race; descending line of offspring or ascending line of parentage

    Etymology: [OE. linage, F. lignage, fr. L. linea line. See 3d Line.]

Freebase

  1. Lineage

    An evolutionary lineage is a sequence of species, that form a line of descent, each new species the direct result of speciation from an immediate ancestral species. Lineages are subsets of the evolutionary tree of life. Lineages are often determined by the techniques of molecular systematics.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lineage in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lineage in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of lineage in a Sentence

  1. Ehsan Sehgal:

    For a timely sweet and beautiful; however, permanently, the life-sucking virus, and cruelty which factually, lineage and design the ways for the interest on money that, one borrows and loans from banks, and whatever such other gambling establishments. Indeed, each one is a slave, victim, and even a prisoner of banking interest accordingly; thus, only the bankers hold the global ownership and public breathes in a rental life with tax.

  2. Nadine Pellegrini:

    The origin of the lineage of terrorism doesn't matter, what matters are his beliefs in terror, his actions.

  3. Freedman Fowler:

    Acristavus does not have a crest. The top of its skull is flat. Brachylophosaurus has a large, flat, paddle-shaped crest that completely covers the back of the top of its skull, it is a perfect example of evolution within a single lineage of dinosaurs over millions of years.

  4. The Buddhist spiritual leader:

    If you really consider me as your friend, then please be united irrespective of your region or religious lineage.

  5. Kasetsart University:

    King Maha Vajiralongkorn kindly wished that Khun Thong Daeng's lineage be extended so that the people may remember late King Bhumibol Adulyadej and Khun Thong Daeng.

Images & Illustrations of lineage

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