kin

noun
ADJECTIVE
close, near

Marriage between close kin is prohibited.

blood (esp. AmE)

loyalty to blood kin

extended

Ties with extended kin vary from family to family.

distant
female, male
KIN + NOUN
group (usually kin-group), network (both technical)
relationships
PREPOSITION
between kin
PHRASES
next of kin

One of the drivers was fatally injured; his next of kin has been informed.


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  • Kin — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. {{{image}}}   Sigles d une seule lettre   Sigles de deux lettres > Sigles de trois lettres …   Wikipédia en Français

  • KiN — steht für: Flughafen Norman Manley International in Jamaika als IATA Code KiN steht für: Aktionsgruppe Kinder in Not, eine deutsche Hilfsorganisation zur Unterstützung notleidender Kinder in der Dritten Welt Kundenbetreuer im Nahverkehr, siehe… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • KIN — steht für: Flughafen Norman Manley International in Jamaika als IATA Code Microsoft KIN, das erste Smartphone von Microsoft KiN steht für: Aktionsgruppe Kinder in Not, eine deutsche Hilfsorganisation zur Unterstützung notleidender Kinder in der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • kin — n: one s relatives kin·ship / ˌship/ n Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. kin …   Law dictionary

  • Kin — can mean: * Kinship * Family * Kin, a boys name * Kin Canada, a Canadian non profit service organization. * Kin, Okinawa, a town in Okinawa, Japan * Kin (film), a 2000 UK/South Africa film directed by Elaine Proctor and starring Miranda Otto *… …   Wikipedia

  • Kin — Kin, n. [OE. kin, cun, AS. cynn kin, kind, race, people; akin to cennan to beget, D. kunne sex, OS. & OHG. kunni kin, race, Icel. kyn, Goth. kuni, G. & D. kind a child, L. genus kind, race, L. gignere to beget, Gr. gi gnesqai to be born, Skr. jan …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Kin-fo — est le personnage principal du roman de Jules Verne Les Tribulations d un Chinois en Chine. Sommaire 1 Le personnage 2 Son caractère 3 Citation 4 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • kin — [kın] n [plural] [: Old English; Origin: cyn] 1.) informal also kinsfolk, kinfolk your family 2.) next of kin formal your most closely related family ▪ We ll have to notify the next of kin of his death. →↑kindred →↑ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • KIN — could refer to:* KIN, a music group. * Kingston Railroad Station, Rhode Island, United States; Amtrak station code KIN. * Norman Manley International Airport, Kingston, Jamaica; IATA airport code KIN …   Wikipedia

  • Kin-Fo — est le personnage principal du roman de Jules Verne, Les Tribulations d un Chinois en Chine, écrit en 1879. Sommaire 1 Le personnage 2 Son caractère 3 Citation 4 …   Wikipédia en Français

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