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English adjective: kin

1. kin related by blood

Synonymsakin, blood-related, cognate, consanguine, consanguineal, consanguineous



English noun: kin

1. kin (person) a person having kinship with another or others

SamplesHe's kin.
He's family.

Synonymsfamily, kinsperson

Broader (hypernym)relation, relative

Narrower (hyponym)affine

2. kin (group) group of people related by blood or marriage

Synonymsclan, kin group, kindred, kinship group, tribe

Broader (hypernym)social group

Narrower (hyponym)family, family tree, family unit, folks, genealogy, mishpachah, mishpocha, totem, Tribes of Israel, Twelve Tribes of Israel

Member holonymclan member, clansman, clanswoman, relation, relative, tribesman

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