- that can be inherited
- that can inherit
Origin of heritableMiddle English heretable from Old French héritable: see heritage
- Capable of being passed from one generation to the next; hereditary.
- Capable of inheriting or taking by inheritance.
Origin of heritableMiddle English from Old French from heriter to inherit from Late Latin hērēditāre ; see inherit .
From Middle French héritable, from Old French heritable.