Definitions for kinsmen

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Wiktionary

  1. kinsmen(Noun)

    An all Canadian Charitable service organization See: Kin

  2. kinsmen(Noun)

    Plural form of kinsman.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Kinsmen

    of Kinsman

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. The Hitopadesa:

    On the touchstone of misfortune a man discovers the strength of understanding and of spirit in kinsmen, wife, servants, and himself.

  2. Sanskrit Proverb:

    With knowledge, say, what other wealth Can vie, which neither thieves by stealth Can take, nor kinsmen make their prey, Which, lavished, never wastes away.

  3. Manu:

    Single is every living creature born, Single he passes to another world, Single he eats the fruit of evil deeds, Single, the fruit of good; and when he leaves His body, like a log or heap of clay, Upon the ground, his kinsmen walk away: Virtue alone stays by him at the tomb, And bears him through the dreary, trackless gloom.

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