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Noun
/ˈheritij/,
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heritages, plural;
  1. Property that is or may be inherited; an inheritance

  2. Valued objects and qualities such as cultural traditions, unspoiled countryside, and historic buildings that have been passed down from previous generations
    • - the richness of our diverse cultural heritage
    • - a sense of history and heritage
  3. (of a plant variety) Not hybridized with another; old-fashioned
    • - heritage roses
  4. A special or individual possession; an allotted portion

  5. God's chosen people (the people of Israel, or the Christian Church)


  1. practices that are handed down from the past by tradition; "a heritage of freedom"
  2. inheritance: any attribute or immaterial possession that is inherited from ancestors; "my only inheritance was my mother's blessing"; "the world's heritage of knowledge"
  3. inheritance: that which is inherited; a title or property or estate that passes by law to the heir on the death of the owner
  4. inheritance: hereditary succession to a title or an office or property
  5. Héritage was the short-lived banner of Provigo to market smaller supermarkets from its Provigo and Maxi counterparts, while operating mainly in Quebec. ...
  6. Heritage is an album by Earth, Wind & Fire released on Columbia Records. It was produced by the band's leader Maurice White was released in January 1990. ...
  7. Heritage (Ժառանգություն, Zharangutyun) is a liberal and centrist, opposition political party in Armenia. The party emerged as the fifth largest party in the Armenian National Assembly after its debut in the 2007 Armenian parliamentary elections. It obtained 7 seats and a popular vote of 5.81%. ...
  8. Heritage (Спадщина, Spadshchyna; Наследие) is the fourth full length studio album by the Ukrainian black metal band Astrofaes. It was released on Ancient Nation Records in 2002 in both cassette format and CD format.
  9. Heritage is a stop on the South Line (Route 201) of the C-Train light rail system in Calgary, Alberta.
  10. The following is a list of episodes from the USA Network original series The Dead Zone. The series debuted on June 16, 2002.
  11. An inheritance; property that may be inherited; A tradition; something that can be passed down from preceding generations; A birthright; the status acquired by birth, especially of but not exclusive to the firstborn; Having a certain background, such as growing up with a second language
  12. The best heat pump available today. Available only from American Standard.
  13. the set of all things, places and ideas we have inherited from the past that are special to a community, including both natural and human-built elements, and that are important to protect for future generations.
  14. Heritage refers to what we inherit from the past and what we value. It may be something old that becomes rarer and more valuable with age, but it may also provide a way of understanding the past, be associated with a famous event, people, places or values, or be a symbol of identity and ...
  15. is a broad concept that encompasses our Natural, Indigenous and Historic or Cultural inheritance. (ICOMOS, ICTC, 2002)
  16. Those traditions embodied in the history, lineage, honors, and heraldry of an organization. Source: Air Force Instruction 84-105.
  17. lit. anything that is passed one from one generation to the next. Commonly applied to the buildings and rural landscape of a nation and especially in relation to those that are considered worth keeping for the future.
  18. something possessed as a result of one’s natural situation or birth; something transmitted by or acquired from a predecessor.
  19. Waxed Barbour jackets. Red Wing boots. Woolrich sweaters. Classic Americana ruled men’s runways in 2010 — and the cash registers at retail behemoths like J. Crew. ...
  20. Gravelbourg – district, 1906–1985 (Gravelbourg, 1987).
  21. Buildings, structures, sites, landscapes, areas and environments of historic, architectural, contextual, cultural, and/or natural interest, which are or should be conserved for the benefit of the community and posterity.
  22. Our cultural inheritance from the past that is the evidence of human activity from Aboriginal settlement through periods of European and Asian migration, to the present day in the built and natural environment.
  23. That which is inherited condition to which one is born.
  24. an organization that saves the world's cultural patrimony by restoring historic buildings
  25. Based on the 1979 Thunderbird, it was very similar to the Diamond Jubilee Edition of 1978. Built to bid farewell to the mid-sized Thunderbird body introduced in 1977, the Heritage models were available in either a Light Blue or Maroon color scheme.