Kindred

Definition of Kindred

Kin´dred
n.1.Relationship by birth or marriage; consanguinity; affinity; kin.
Like her, of equal kindred to the throne.
- Dryden.
2.Relatives by blood or marriage, more properly the former; relations; persons related to each other.
I think there's no man is secure
But the queen's kindred.
- Shak.
a.1.Related; congenial; of the like nature or properties; as, kindred souls; kindred skies; kindred propositions.
True to the kindred points of heaven and home.
- Wordsworth.

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