Ziemomysl Musielak
Ziemomysl Musielak voted up Matt Radiance's answer

To complete Tyo's comment.

Heritage: Noun:

Property that is or may be inherited; an inheritance.

A special or individual possession; an allotted portion.

But i know what this "Heritage" means here! Heritage, Race, Background, ethnicity, descent all and all to me is ♥ The United States of America ♥ am i native ? Am i from Europe ? … Read more

Ziemomysl Musielak
Ziemomysl Musielak voted up Anonymous' answer

Your heritage is something that was culturally passed down to you.  For me it's Coffee, Beer, Pasties, Work ethic, Independence, Fudge, a funny dialect, and we learn how to deal with 8 month winters.

It';s not something genetic,  I didn't grow into it,  I was raised in it.