applies to the rights one has because of being born in a certain family, nation, etc.
strictly refers to an estate inherited from one's father, but it is also used of anything passed on from an ancestor
applies to property, a characteristic, etc. passed on to an heir
, the most general of these words, applies either to property passed on to an heir, or to a tradition, culture, etc. passed on to a later generation our heritage of freedom
Find another word for heritage. In this page you can discover 34 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for heritage, like: ancestry, inheritance, birthright, right, tradition, culture, patrimonial, legacy, lot, fashion and possession.