1. [ noun ] a person having kinship with another or others
Synonyms: family kinsperson

"he's kin" "he's family"

Related terms: relative affine
2. [ adjective ] related by blood
Synonyms: blood-related cognate consanguine consanguineous akin
Related terms: related
3. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 22156
4. [ noun ] group of people related by blood or marriage
Synonyms: clan kinship_group kindred tribe kin_group
Related terms: social_group family folks totem mishpachah tribes_of_israel genealogy relative tribesman clansman
Similar spelling:   kino