先祖, せんぞ

  • senzo
JLPT 2

Definition of 先祖,せんぞ

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • ancestor

Examples of 先祖,せんぞ in a Sentence

They were erected to commemorate a certain event or to tell an ancestral legend.
During O-bon, Japanese people believe they receive a visit from an ancestor.
うちの先祖には有名がいくいる
Our family has some distinguished ancestors.
Our ancestors knew how to read the stars.
彼らの着物私達先祖のものによく似ている。
Their clothes are quite like those of our ancestors.
先祖アイルランドからそこに行った。
His ancestors went there from Ireland.
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before, ahead, previous, future, precedence
ancestor, pioneer, founder

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