Synonyms for Akin:
maternal, motherly, brotherly, hereditary, paternal, sisterly, relative, related, kindred, fatherly, fraternal, Familiar, ancestral, consanguine.
connatural, connate, consanguineous, consanguine.
adjunct, associated, affiliated, germane, analogous, dependent, coincident, correlative, connected, auxiliary, relevant, concomitant, blood, attendant, ancillary, supplemental, related, consanguine, kindred, pertinent.
imitative, ersatz, close, analogous, like, alike, uniform, twin, such, similar, comparable, Resembling, semblance.
n.allied, agnate, connatural, connate. •akin (noun)
consanguine, cognate, kin, similar, related, consanguineous, blood-related, kindred.
Usage examples for akin
Then again, when- as has so often happened during these last few days- I have seen your shy, sweet happiness, your love, your devotion to your husband, then, oh, then- pardon my presumption- I feel as near, as closely akin to you, as- as- As a sister, my Eugenia, said Hilda, clasping the charming creature warmly to her heart. – The Scarlet Banner by Felix Dahn