kindred


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a group of people sharing common ancestry

one's relatives collectively

connected by or as if by kinship or common origin

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similar in quality or character

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related by blood or marriage

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Then she went to the ugly brown spiders, and in gentle words told them, how in Fairy Land their kindred spun all the elfin cloth, and in return the Fairies gave them food, and then how happily they lived among the green leaves, spinning garments for their neigbbors.
The earth is broad, and we can find them in any land, then why should you care what happens to their kindred if your own are safe?
Then he told them that he came from the Frost-King, who begged the Queen and all her subjects to come and see the palace little Violet had built; for the veil of mist would soon be withdrawn, and as she could not make a fairer home than the ice-castle, the King wished her kindred near to comfort and to bear her home.
Will you be King of Flower-Land, and own my gentle kindred for your loving friends?
Brighter grew the golden light, gayer sang the birds, and the harmonious voices of grateful flowers, sounding over the earth, carried new joy to all their gentle kindred.
It doesn't seem probable that anyone with that taste in paint could be VERY kindred," acknowledged Anne, "unless it were an accident--like our blue hall.
She mixed up Swedenborg's teachings on angels and departed spirits, on love to one's neighbor and purity of life, with wild fancies, and kindred beliefs of her own; and preached the visionary religious doctrines thus derived, not only in the bailiff's household, but also on proselytizing expeditions to the households of her humble neighbors, far and near.
When the kindred spirits have once met, no human power can really part them.
You're both queer enough, if that's what you mean by kindred spirits," said Marilla with a sniff.
Yes, and all of us, let me say, your friends and kindred, have more to live for than we had yesterday.
On hearing these so hospitable offers, and such generous recognition of the claims of kindred, Phoebe felt very much in the mood of running up to Judge Pyncheon, and giving him, of her own accord, the kiss from which she had so recently shrunk away.
The Art of Sight Recognition, being no longer needed, was no longer practised; and the studies of Geometry, Statics, Kinetics, and other kindred subjects, came soon to be considered superfluous, and fell into disrespect and neglect even at our University.
Kindred Group PLC (STO:KIND-SDB), a large online gambling operator in Europe, announced on Monday that on 12 March 2018, 24,296 performance share awards of the company's All Employee Share Plan vested and were exercised using 24,296 SDRs from the Kindred Group's share buy-back programme.
21 December 2017 - Kentucky, US-based hospital operator Kindred Healthcare, Inc.
M2 PHARMA-June 1, 2017-Holzer Named President of Kindred Innovations, Altman Named Chief of Staff to CEO