cousin sister

A female first cousin.

Late in 1997 the entire family returned to India to arrange the marriages of Nimrats brothers and cousin-sister.

See Also: cousin brother

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  • cousin sister — ˈcousin sister 7 [cousin sister] noun (IndE, informal) a female cousin of your own generation …   Useful english dictionary

  • cousin sister — /ˈkʌzən sɪstə/ (say kuzuhn sistuh) noun Aboriginal English a female parallel cousin, especially one s mother s sister s daughter. Also, sister …   Australian English dictionary

  • cousin sister — Inglish (Indian English) Dictionary Cousin, female …   English dialects glossary

  • sister — /ˈsɪstə / (say sistuh) noun 1. a daughter of the same parents (full sister or sister german). 2. a daughter of only one of one s parents (half sister). 3. a female member of one s family in a similar role to a sister, but not blood related, such… …   Australian English dictionary

  • cousin brother — noun A male first cousin. I got one cousin brother. He dam rich. I speak him for the ten thousand rupees. See Also: cousin sister …   Wiktionary

  • cousin — (n.) mid 12c., from O.Fr. cosin (12c., Mod.Fr. cousin) nephew, kinsman, cousin, from L. consobrinus cousin, originally mother s sister s son, from com together (see COM (Cf. com )) + sobrinus (earlier *sosrinos) cousin on mother s side, from… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Cousin — Cous in (k[u^]z n), n. [F. cousin, LL. cosinus, cusinus, contr. from L. consobrinus the child of a mother s sister, cousin; con + sobrinus a cousin by the mother s side, a form derived fr. soror (for sosor) sister. See {Sister}, and cf. {Cozen},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cousin — [kuz′ən] n. [ME cosin < OFr < L consobrinus, orig., child of a mother s sister, also cousin, relation < com , with + sobrinus, cousin on the mother s side < base of soror, SISTER] 1. Obs. a collateral relative more distant than a… …   English World dictionary

  • Cousin Itt — Addams Created by Charles Addams David Levy Portrayed by Felix Silla, Roger Arroyo, John Stephenson, Pat Fraley, John Franklin, Phil Fondacaro Information …   Wikipedia

  • cousin — ► NOUN 1) (also first cousin) a child of one s uncle or aunt. 2) a person of a kindred people or nation. ● first cousin once removed Cf. ↑first cousin once removed ● second cousin Cf. ↑ …   English terms dictionary

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