from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A hereditarian.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who believes that children inherit their character from their parents.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • Communalism means a hereditist spontaneous loyalty and down-to-earth commitment toward a similar ethnic community or caste or racial group to which people belong.

    Communalism Is Superior to Nationalism


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