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Synonyms for descendent

moving or sloping down

Synonyms for descendent

a person considered as descended from some ancestor or race

going or coming down

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proceeding by descent from an ancestor

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Hence in Mexico, the African descendents are confronted with such problems and thus strategies to secure citizenship and collective rights based on politicized Black identities will not succeed without highlighting the real continued existence and maintenance of Black culture and identities throughout Mexican history, despite the continued attempts for an ideological erasure of Mexican Blackness.
According to Momtaz Fathy, assistant of interior minister for tourism, investigations have shown that the pieces were kept in the bank in possession of one of the royal attendants of Ali's last descendent in power, King Farouk.
At a social meeting in September, a UELAC Certificate was presented to seven-month-old Hannah Marie Rogers UE as a descendent of Major James Rogers UE and Captain George Playter UE by her grandfather, Robert James Rogers UE, Past President of the Edmonton Branch.
Syed Akhun Ilyas Baba (1626-1676 AD), according to his descendents migrated from Kohat region to Bisham and then to Dir in 15th century AD.
He also said that the BJP was only against those Muslims who consider themselves as descendents of Muhammad Ghori and Mahmud Ghazni.
Recent scientific research and DNA testing has shown that today's descendents of the biblical priesthood known as Kohanim are genetically related.
Many descendents of Irish emigrants are expected to take up the offer.
Now after carefully keeping the items, Danny Maher has enlisted the help of friend John Harvey and they hope to reunite the letters, postcards and photos with descendents of the 34-year-old Kingsman.
Research into the couple's family history by ancestry.co.uk revealed that Prince Charles and Camilla are both descendents of Henry Cavendish, the second Duke of Newcastle.
Darwin seemed drawn to both sides of the question and his descendents have been arguing about it ever since.
A Cotswolds farmer has tracked down the descendents of the first four Hereford cattle to be shipped to Australia in 1825.
Participants gathered to mourn Israel's creation and to call for the "return" to Israel of the descendents of hundreds of thousands of Arabs who fled Israel during heavy fighting between the fledgling state and invading Arab armies in the 1940s.
THE descendents of Britain's historic Freemen hold their annual "meeting of the clans" in Merseyside this weekend.
Jerusalem, July 13 (ANI): Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has said that Palestine must recognise Israel as a Jewish state, and give up its demand to resettle the descendents of Palestinian refugees in Israel in order to attain peace.
This statement may strike you as inane, as though one were taking pride in being right-handed -- not to mention that it's something of an insult to descendents of the enslaved.