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Definitions of "kinsmen"
- An all Canadian Charitable service organization See: Kin noun
- Plural form of kinsman. noun
The word "kinsmen" in example sentences
When he thought his end was nigh he called his kinsmen round him and said his will was that Atli should take over all the property after his day.. [Grettir the Strong, Icelandic Saga]
Having slain those Kurus -- our kinsmen, that is, our friends and well-wishers, -- we shall have to sink in hell, beads (hanging) downwards.. [The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 4 Books 13, 14, 15, 16, 17 and 18]
Among the Goajiros of Colombia to mention the dead before his kinsmen is a dreadful offence, which is often punished with death; for if it happens on the rancho of the deceased, in presence of his nephew or uncle, they will assuredly kill the offender on the spot if they can.. [The Golden Bough: A Study in Magic and Religion]
Our kinsmen are a great and proud people, and we, as Thou knowest, are but very simple men.. [The Message]
Among the Goajiros of Colombia to mention the dead before his kinsmen is a dreadful offence, which is often punished with death; for if it happens on the _rancho_ of the deceased, in presence of his nephew or uncle, they will assuredly kill the offender on the spot if they can.. [The Golden Bough]
Zion thus calls her kinsmen (Ro 11: 14) slain throughout the country or carried captives to Babylon [Grotius].. [Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible]
Councils; his kinsmen are the MacMahons in France, the O'Donnels in. [Post-Prandial Philosophy]
No: the very men whom hitherto you have called your kinsmen, the men who in their anxiety for your safety have left their homes and families in order to defend you.. [The Letters of Cassiodorus Being A Condensed Translation Of The Variae Epistolae Of Magnus Aurelius Cassiodorus Senator]
These Paul calls his kinsmen; not only more largely, as they were Jews, but as they were in blood or affinity nearly allied to him.. [Commentary on the Whole Bible Volume VI (Acts to Revelation)]
Those of Moab had to wait thirteen generations with very few exceptions with a "kinsmen" redeemer.. [Banning some words HERE on This Website]
Consequently, we hesitate to identify the "eating of bread" with the partaking of the sacrificial feast, unless the "kinsmen" here are to be regarded only as the men on Jacob's side, as 'a (ch) chim is used throughout the chapter.. [Exposition of Genesis: Volume 1]
South America, not because in itself that is a right and worthy end to pursue, but because that continent is earmarked for future exploitation and control by their "kinsmen" of the United States, and they need the support of those "kinsmen" in their battle against. [The Crime Against Europe A Possible Outcome of the War of 1914]
Irishman who tells the story and shows us how dearly the English loved their trans-Atlantic "kinsmen" when there was no German menace to threaten nearer home.. [The Crime Against Europe A Possible Outcome of the War of 1914]
Chapter One Introducing the extensive and reputable family of Hathaway alias Gardner of Shottery together with the curious fact that one of their kinsmen was a successful playwright for the Admiral's Men Shakespeare's wife was identified as long ago as 1709, when Nicholas Rowe informed the readers of his edition of the plays: 'His wife was the daughter of one Hathaway, said to have been a substantial yeoman in the neighbourhood of Stratford. ". ['Shakespeare's Wife']
It probably was now that he became the instrument of gathering into the fold of Christ those "kinsmen," that "sister," and perhaps her "son," of whom mention is made in Ac 23: 16, &c.. [Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible]
Father and calls their kinsmen worldwide to RISE with them to the last Battle in the Honour of our Almighty Father's name. ". [ANC Daily News Briefing]