Definitions English

  • Related by blood; having a common ancestor.
  • Related in origin, as certain words in genetically related languages descended from the same ancestral root; for example, English name and Latin nōmen from Indo-European *nŏ̄-men-.
  • Related or analogous in nature, character, or function.
  • One related by blood or origin with another, especially a person sharing an ancestor with another.
  • A word related to one in another language.