1. a relative, a relation;〔男〕a kinsman;〔女〕a kinswoman;〔総称〕kinsfolk,《米》 kinfolk
    • 近い[遠い]親類
    • a near [distant] relative
    • 血を分けた親類
    • a blood relative
    • おおかみは犬の親類だ
    • The wolf is a relative of the dog.
  1. 親類縁者those related to one (by blood or marriage);《文》 one's kith and kin
  1. 親類書きa list of one's relatives
  1. 親類関係kinship; relationship