Translation of descendant in Spanish:

descendant

Pronunciation: /dɪˈsendənt/
, (AmE also) descendent

n

  • descendiente (mf) their descendants sus descendientes, su descendencia
    More example sentences
    • Most biologists consider it the direct descendant of the ancestor of the domesticated two-humped species.
    • People also expect the deceased to maintain interest in their descendants, as ancestral spirits.
    • Some of the plaintiffs are direct descendants of those early settlers.

Definition of descendant in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day rosca
f
thread …
Cultural fact of the day

Catalán is the language of Catalonia. Like Castilian, Catalan is a Romance language. Variants of it include mallorquín of the Balearic Islands and valenciano spoken in the autonomous region of Valencia. Banned under Franco, Catalan has enjoyed a revival since Spain's return to democracy and now has around 11 million speakers. It is the medium of instruction in schools and universities and its use is widespread in business, the arts, and the media. Many books are published in Catalan. See also lenguas cooficiales.