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1. genealogy

noun. ['ˌdʒiːniːˈɑːlədʒi'] successive generations of kin.

Synonyms

  • kin group
  • descent
  • lineage
  • kindred
  • blood line
  • tribe
  • ancestry
  • kin
  • blood
  • bloodline
  • kinship group
  • stemma
  • origin
  • clan
  • pedigree
  • family tree
  • line of descent
  • parentage
  • line

Antonyms

  • ascent
  • crossbred
  • purebred
  • dissimilar

Etymology

  • genealogie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • genealogia (Latin)

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Rhymes with Genealogy

  • micropaleontology
  • dendrochronology
  • transtechnology
  • electrobiology
  • polytechnology
  • intertechnology
  • infotechnology
  • endocrinology
  • anesthesiology
  • paleontology
  • microbiology
  • geomorphology
  • epistemology
  • epidemiology
  • biotechnology
  • bacteriology
  • astrogeology
  • toxicology
  • pharmacology
  • kinesiology
  • gerontology
  • criminology
  • cosmetology
  • chocolatology
  • anthropology
  • terminology
  • scientology
  • rheumatology
  • ornithology
  • ophthalmology

How do you pronounce genealogy?

Pronounce genealogy as ˌʤiniˈɑləʤi.

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How do you spell genealogy? Is it geneology ?

A common misspelling of genealogy is geneology

Sentences with genealogy


1. Noun, singular or mass
Those desiring to research their genealogy often use obituaries to learn more about their family history.

2. genealogy

noun. ['ˌdʒiːniːˈɑːlədʒi'] the study or investigation of ancestry and family history.

Synonyms

  • bailiwick
  • field
  • subject
  • field of study
  • study
  • discipline
  • subject field

Antonyms

  • overstock
  • understock
  • irregular
  • disrepute

Etymology

  • genealogie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • genealogia (Latin)
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