HyperDic: kin

English > 3 senses of the word kin:
NOUNperson kin, kinsperson, familya person having kinship / kinship with another or others
groupkin, kin group, kinship group, kindred, clan, tribegroup of people related by blood or marriage
ADJECTIVEallkin, akin, blood-related, cognate, consanguine, consanguineous, consanguinealrelated by blood
kin > pronunciation
Soundskih'n
RhymesAdrenalin ... zeppelin / Zeppelin: 223 rhymes with ihn...
English > kin: 3 senses > adjective 1
Meaningrelated by blood.
Synonymsakin, blood-related, cognate, consanguine, consanguineous, consanguineal
BroaderrelatedConnected by kinship, common origin, or marriage
Spanishconsanguíneo, emparentado
Catalanconsanguini
Nounskingroup of people related by blood or marriage
kina person having kinship / kinship with another or others
English > kin: 3 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA person having kinship / kinship with another or others.
Example"he's kin"
Synonymskinsperson, family
Narroweraffine(anthropology) kin by marriage
Broaderrelative, relationA person related by blood or marriage
Spanishfamilia, familiar, pariente
Catalanfamília, familiar, parent
Adjectiveskinrelated by blood
Nounskinship(anthropology) relatedness or connection by blood or marriage or adoption
English > kin: 3 senses > noun 2, group
Meaninggroup of people related by blood or marriage.
Synonymskin group, kinship group, kindred, clan, tribe
Membersclansman, clanswoman, clan memberA member of a clan
relative, relationA person related by blood or marriage
tribesmansomeone who lives in a tribe
NarrowerTribes of Israel, Twelve Tribes of IsraelTwelve kin groups of ancient Israel each traditionally descended from one of the twelve sons of Jacob
family, family unitprimary social group
folksYour parents
genealogy, family treesuccessive generations of kin
mishpocha, mishpachah(Yiddish) the entire family network of relatives by blood or marriage (and sometimes close friends)
totemA clan or tribe identified by their kinship to a common totemic object
Broadersocial groupPeople sharing some social relation
Spanishclan, familia, saga, tribu
Catalanclan, familia, família, grup, nissaga, parentela, saga, tribu
Adjectiveskinrelated by blood
Nounskinship(anthropology) relatedness or connection by blood or marriage or adoption

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