inheritor

[ in-her-i-ter ]
/ ɪnˈhɛr ɪ tər /

noun

a person who inherits; heir.

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Origin of inheritor

First recorded in 1400–50, inheritor is from the late Middle English word enheritour, enheriter. See inherit, -or2
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