Genealogy - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌdʒiːniˈælədʒi|  American pronunciation of the word genealogy
Brit.  |dʒiːnɪˈalədʒi|  British pronunciation of the word genealogy


- successive generations of kin
- the study or investigation of ancestry and family history


They've been researching their genealogies.

...has a distinguished genealogy that traces back to William the Conqueror...

a useful source of genealogical information need to learn the alphabet of genealogy before you can move on to more advanced study...

He values himself on his genealogy.

Word forms

singular: genealogy
plural: genealogies
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