Akin

• (a.) Of the same kin; related by blood; -- used of persons; as, the two families are near akin. • (a.) Allied by nature; partaking of the same properties; of the same kind.
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Akin

[given name] Akin is a given name. Notable people with the name include: ...
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Akin

A·kin' adjective [ Prefix a- (for of ) + kin .] 1. Of the same kin; related by blood; -- used of persons; as, the two families are near akin . 2. Allied by nature; partaking of the same properties; of the same kind. 'A joy akin to rapture.' Cow...
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akin

1. Of the same kin; related by blood; used of persons; as, the two families are near akin. ... 2. Allied by nature; partaking of the same properties; of the same kind. 'A joy akin to rapture.' 'The literary character of the work is akin to its moral character.' (Jeffrey) ... This adjective is used only after the noun. ... Origin: Pref. A- (for of) ...
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