Sentence Examples

  • Ancestral estate was 'strictly tied to the family.
  • In other respects the palaeotheres resemble the ancestral horses.
  • The discovery as fossil, in South America, of primitive or ancestral forms of marsupials has given it much support.
  • Begged to be restored to his ancestral ' Some of the indications of our documents would make him older, and these are followed by Niese (iii.
  • Similarly the Greenland angekok is said to summon his torngak (which may be an ancestral ghost or an animal) by drumming; he is heard by the bystanders to carry on a conversation and obtain advice as to how to treat diseases, the prospects of good weather and other matters of importance.