Number of syllables in the word 'inherited'

Find out how many syllables are there in the word inherited.

  1. No of syllables in inherited : 4
  2. Divide syllables in inherited : in-her-it-ed

More about the word - inherited

  1. verb
  2. Definition : To take possession of as a right (especially in Biblical translations).
  3. Definition : To receive (property, a title, etc.), by legal succession or bequest after the previous owner's death.
  4. Definition : To receive a characteristic from one's ancestors by genetic transmission.
  5. Definition : To derive from people or conditions previously in force.
  1. adjective
  2. Definition : Obtained via an inheritance
  3. Definition : Hereditary.


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