/ bɝːθraɪt /
Množina reči birthright je birthrights.
1. A right or privilege that one is entitled to at birth.
2. An inheritance coming by right of birth (especially by primogeniture); SYN. patrimony.
3. Personal characteristics that are inherited at birth. birth-right, birth right
/ praɪmoʊdʒenɪtʃər /
Množina reči primogeniture je primogenitures.
ETYM Late Lat., from Latin primus first + genitura a begetting, birth, generation, from genere, gignere, to beget: cf. French primogéniture, Latin primogenitus firstborn. Related to Prime, and Genus, Kin.
Right of inheritance belongs exclusively to the eldest son.
Principle of inheritance by eldest child; state of being eldest child.