HyperDic: patrimonial

English > 1 sense of the word patrimonial:
ADJECTIVEallpatrimonial, ancestral, hereditary, transmissibleinherited or inheritable by established rules (usually legal rules) of descent
patrimonial > pronunciation
Soundspae'trahmow.niyahl; pae'trahmow.nyahl
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > patrimonial: 1 sense > adjective 1
Meaninginherited or inheritable by established rules (usually legal rules) of descent.
Example "patrimonial estate"
Synonymsancestral, hereditary, transmissible
Categorylaw, jurisprudenceThe collection of rules imposed by authority
Broaderinheritable, heritableCapable of being inherited
Spanishancestral, hereditario, patrimonial, transmisible
Catalanancestral, hereditari, patrimonial, transmissible
Nounspatrimonyan inheritance coming by right of birth (especially by primogeniture)

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