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Pronunciation of Ancestry: Learn how to pronounce Ancestry in English correctly

Learn how to say Ancestry correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word ancestry:

noun (plural ancestries)
1one’s family or ethnic descent:
he was proud of his Irish ancestry
the evolutionary or genetic line of descent of an animal or plant:
the ancestry of the rose is extremely complicated
2the origin or background of something:
the book traces the ancestry of women’s poetry
Middle English: alteration of Old French ancesserie, from ancestre (see ancestor)