Synonyms and Antonyms of lineage
the line of ancestors from whom a person is descended
- His Italian lineage was very important to him.
ancestry, birth, blood, bloodline, breeding, descent, extraction, family tree, genealogy, line, origin, parentage, pedigree, stock, strain
a group of persons who come from the same ancestor
- It is now generally accepted that the lineage of Thomas Jefferson includes black as well as white members.
blood, clan, family, folks, house, kin, kindred, kinfolk (or kinfolks), kinsfolk, line, people, race, stock, tribe
blended family, nuclear family
extended family, household, kith
descendant (also descendent), issue, offspring, progeny, scion, seed
clansman, kinsman, kinswoman, relative