consanguineous


consanguineous
con·san·guin·e·ous /ˌkän-ˌsan-'gwi-nē-əs, -ˌsaŋ-/ adj: of the same blood or origin; specif: descended from the same ancestor
con·san·guin·e·ous·ly adv

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

consanguineous
I adjective affiliated, agnate, akin, allied, ancestral, blood related, closely allied, closely related, cognate, collateral, congenerous, connatural, consanguine, distantly related, family related, fraternal, hereditary, intimately related, kindred, maternal, matrilineal, nearly allied, nearly related, of the blood, of the same family, of the same kind, paternal, patriarchal, patrilinear, related, relative associated concepts: lineal consanguinity II index akin (related by blood), cognate, interrelated, related

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • Consanguineous — Con san*guin e*ous, a. [L. conguineus; con + sanguis blood: cf. F. consanguin. See {Sanquine}.] Of the same blood; related by birth; descended from the same parent or ancestor. Shak. Syn: consanguine. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • consanguineous — c.1600, from L. consanguineus of the same blood (see CONSANGUINITY (Cf. consanguinity)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • consanguineous — [kän΄saŋ′gwinkän΄saŋ gwin′ē əs, kän΄sangwin′ē əs] adj. [L consanguineus, of the same blood: see COM & SANGUINE] having the same ancestor; closely related: also consanguine [kän΄saŋ′gwin] consanguineously adv …   English World dictionary

  • consanguineous — adjective /kɑnsæŋˈɡwɪniəs/ Related by birth; descended from the same parent or ancestor. Consanguineous marriage is customary in many societies, but leads to an increased birth prevalence of infants with severe recessive disorders. Syn:… …   Wiktionary

  • consanguineous — Denoting consanguinity. [L. cum, with, + sanguis, blood : consanguineus] * * * con·san·guin·e·ous .kän .san gwin ē əs, .saŋ adj of the same blood or origin specif relating to or involving persons (as first cousins) that are relatively closely… …   Medical dictionary

  • consanguineous — adjective Etymology: Latin consanguineus, from com + sanguin , sanguis blood Date: 1601 of the same blood or origin; specifically descended from the same ancestor • consanguineously adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • consanguineous — consanguineously, adv. /kon sang gwin ee euhs/, adj. having the same ancestry or descent; related by blood. Also, consanguine /kon sang gwin/, consanguineal. [1595 1605; < L consanguineus, equiv. to con CON + sanguin (s. of sanguis) blood + eus… …   Universalium

  • consanguineous — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Connected by or as if by kinship or common origin: agnate, akin, allied, cognate, connate, connatural, consanguine, kindred, related. See KIN …   English dictionary for students

  • consanguineous — adj. related by blood, descended from the same ancestor …   English contemporary dictionary

  • consanguineous — [ˌkɒnsaŋ gwɪnɪəs] adjective relating to or denoting people descended from the same ancestor. Derivatives consanguine adjective consanguinity noun Origin C17: from L. consanguineus of the same blood (from con together + sanguis blood ) + ous …   English new terms dictionary


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