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descendant

(dĭ-sĕn′dənt)
n.
One whose descent can be traced to a particular individual or group: a descendant of Queen Victoria; descendants of a prize-winning horse.
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Citing Agar Bhagwat, the advocate said Agarwals who are sons and grandsons of Maharaj Agrasen are Lord Ram's descendants.
She was also credited for her efforts in improving educational environment for children of Japanese descents, helped establish the identity of Japanese descendants and contributed to uplifting their status.
Researchers also note that modern horses are not descendants of Przewalski's first domesticated horses, which means that answers about their origin should be sought elsewhere - for example in Ukraine, Western Russia, Hungary, Poland and the region.
The plaque, which arrived on the island this month, matches one erected at an earlier reunion of 200 descendants at the farm allocated to the family after they emigrated to Victoria.
However, he left open the possibility of Arab refugees and their descendants settling in Judea and Samaria as part of a future Palestinian Arab state.
(If you research their family tree, on his mother side, one of his grandmothers is Ines dela Rosa so that's what I'm capitalizing, that I'm claiming to be a descendant of Jose Rizal.)
In Brazil the African descendant graduation rate went up 273% between 2000 and 2010.
The site is home to about 100,000 tombs, which contain over 70 generations of descendants of Confucius, China's most influential philosopher.
Those who committed the crime had their hands cut off," said Humayun Ali Mirza, another descendant of the sultan.
Descendant of the prophet provided 50-percent funding for the mosque construction.
If a homestead owner cannot devise the homestead or does not devise it as permitted by law, the homestead will pass as follows: If the owner is survived by a spouse and any lineal descendant, the surviving spouse will receive a life estate in the homestead and the lineal descendants, per stirpes, will receive the vested remainder.