the family or the race of people that you are descended from
"his entire lineage has been warriors"
Title and ancestry render a good man more illustrious.
I can trace my ancestry back to a protoplasmal primordial atomic globule.
出自： W. S. Gilbert
Somewhere in the ancestry of Janus there must have been a happy 'nick' which gave him the peculiar characteristics of the Quarter horse.
出自： M. C. Self
The explanation of consumer behaviour has its ancestry in a much older problem.
出自： J. K. Galbraith