It is common knowledge among those familiar with the rabbinic tradition that Haman was considered a descendant of the Amalekites.
The descendant of a Louisiana voodoo priestess, she has always been a star with a penchant for publicity.
In the original Marvel comic books, the Mandarin was born and bred in China, a descendant of Genghis Khan no less.
Her mother, a descendant of Ashby, helped manage a sugar plantation her family inherited, bringing the story full circle.
Klaussman, a descendant of Herman Melville, worked for The New York Times, lived in Paris, and got her writing MA in London.
That descendant of old Agnes is most certainly the devil, or at least his viceregent.
"Jock of Norfolk" is represented by a descendant of noble impulses.
Being a descendant was apparently the only profession he had, and I judged this cow was in much the same line of business.
It was nothing—only the quip of a witty fellow, descendant of a Spanish freebooter.
He was a descendant of the Pornbrocheros del Treballos d'Oro.
mid-15c. (adj.), c.1600 (n.), from French descendant (13c.), present participle of descendre (see descend). Despite a tendency to use descendent for the adjective and descendant for the noun, descendant seems to be prevailing in all uses and appears 5 times more often than its rival in books printed since 1900. Cf. dependant.