Patrimony

patrimony [ PA-truh’-moh-nee ]
noun ]
MEANING :
an inheritance from one’s father or male ancestor
USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
The wealthy industrialist set aside a patrimony fund for his children which they would receive when they reached the age of 21.
USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
But while the politicians are considering a "patrimony" fund, to set money aside for future generations, many islanders are clamouring for new facilities to be built straight away.


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