forefathers


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Translations
جَد، سَلَف، أجْداد
předkové
forfædre
elõdök
forfaîir
protėviai
priekštečisenči
atalar

forefathers

[ˈfɔːˌfɑːðəz] NPLantepasados mpl

forefathers

[ˈfɔːˌfɑːðəz] nplprogenitori mpl, antenati mpl, avi mpl

forefathers

(ˈfoːfaːðəz) noun plural
ancestors. His forefathers emigrated to America.
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We Filipinos owe our forefathers one precious thing in life-our freedom.
He maintained that he learnt this work from his forefathers as they also learnt it from their forefathers and this work is going forward from generation to generation.
Marri stated that Erdogan's claim that his forefathers protected holy sites is not true.
Al-Houli said the crew used old pearl-diving tools similar to the ones used by "our fathers and forefathers when they dove for pearls .
The independence was achieved by our forefathers without taking foreign assistance, he maintained.
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Chairman POF Board further mentioned that our forefathers had rendered numerous sacrifices for freedom of this country.
Leonardia said our forefathers had sacrificed their lives just so we can have the golden right to govern ourselves.
Hamdi Al-Huzaili, aged 100 years old, said that "despite our lives in the villages in old age, and in the era away from the modern communication means, including television, radio and Internet, our forefathers used some of the basic means to announce the onset of Eid Al-Fitr to the people of the entire area.
A COPY of Shakespeare's First Folio - a book containing 36 of his plays published seven years after his death - has been discovered at a stately home that belonged to the forefathers of Cardiff.
Our forefathers worked very hard to get this country independent therefore we pay tribute to our nation for all our efforts and achievements of our personal lives and of the Bank.
In the letter, they pledged to continue serving the nation with utmost dedication, vowing to follow in the footsteps of their fathers and forefathers who had the honour of sharing the saga of HM's forefathers since the time of Ahmed Al-Fateh.