Translation of kin in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /kɪn/


  • 1.1 (+ plural verb/+ verbo en plural) familiares (mpl), parientes (mpl) 1.2 (+ singular or plural verb/+ verbo en singular o plural) to be no kin to sb no tener* parentesco con algn, no estar* emparentado con algn
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    • Nuclear families are the main kin group, with relatives involved as kin in the extended family.
    • Extended family and kin are an important part of the social structure of the republic.
    • From the moment of birth an infant is showered with attention and care by family members and extended kin.

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