1. [ adjective ] similar or related in quality or character
Synonyms: akin related

"a feeling akin to terror" "kindred souls" "the amateur is closely related to the collector"

Related terms: similar
2. [ adjective ] related by blood or marriage

"kindred clans"

Related terms: related
3. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 5664
4. [ noun ] group of people related by blood or marriage
Synonyms: clan kin_group kinship_group tribe kin
Related terms: social_group family folks totem mishpachah tribes_of_israel genealogy relative tribesman clansman
Similar spelling:   Kindra