kin, kinsperson, family(noun)
a person having kinship with another or others
"he's kin"; "he's family"
kin, kin group, kinship group, kindred, clan, tribe(adj)
group of people related by blood or marriage
akin(p), blood-related, cognate, consanguine, consanguineous, consanguineal, kin(p)(adj)
related by blood
Race; family; breed; kind.
Persons of the same race or family; kindred.
One or more relatives, such as siblings or cousins, taken collectively.
Relationship; same-bloodedness or affinity; near connection or alliance, as of those having common descent.
Kind; sort; manner; way.
Related by blood or marriage, akin. Generally used in "kin to"
It turns out my back-fence neighbor is kin to one of my co-workers.
a diminutive suffix; as, manikin; lambkin
a primitive Chinese instrument of the cittern kind, with from five to twenty-five silken strings
relationship, consanguinity, or affinity; connection by birth or marriage; kindred; near connection or alliance, as of those having common descent
relatives; persons of the same family or race
of the same nature or kind; kinder
Origin: [Of Low German origin; cf. G. -chen, LG. -- ken.]
Kin is a town located in Kunigami District, Okinawa, Japan. In 2012, the town had an estimated population of 11,390 and a density of 300 persons per km². The total area of Kin is 37.57 square kilometres. 59% of the land area of Kin remains under control of the United States military, the highest percentage of any municipality in Okinawa Prefecture. The population of the town is concentrated on a strip of land on the coast of Kin Bay. Kin is home to Camp Hansen, a military base of the United States Marines, as well as other smaller military installations. Kin is home to the Dragon Brand of awamori, with a beautiful Buddhist shrine built in 1522, and a 270 meter natural cave known as Kin Shonyudo that doubles as both a place of worship and a cellar for aging bottles of the drink.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
kin, n. persons of the same family: relatives: relationship: affinity.—adj. related.—adj. Kin′less, without relations.—Next of kin, the relatives (lineal or collateral) of a deceased person, among whom his personal property is distributed if he dies intestate; Of kin, of the same kin. [A.S. cynn; Ice. kyn, Goth. kuni, family, race; cog. with L. genus, Gr. genos.]
The numerical value of kin in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of kin in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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- Verwandte, VerwandtschaftGerman
- συγγενείς, οικογένειαGreek
- olla sukua, sukuFinnish
- parenté, proche, apparentéFrench
- càirdeas, càirdeachScottish Gaelic
- տոհմ, ցեղArmenian
- skyldmenni, ættmenni, skyldurIcelandic
- parentagem, aparentadoPortuguese
- родня, сородич, родственник, родич, родственникиRussian
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