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  Words related to blood

Related / Similar Words: bloodshed, gore, lineage, line, line of descent, descent, bloodline, blood line, pedigree, ancestry, origin, parentage, stemma, stock, rake, profligate, rip, roue

 

Definition:
  • the shedding of blood resulting in murder; "he avenged the blood of his kinsmen";
  • temperament or disposition; "a person of hot blood";
  • the fluid (red in vertebrates) that is pumped by the heart; "blood carries oxygen and nutrients to the tissues and carries waste products away"; "the ancients believed that blood was the seat of the emotions";
  • people viewed as members of a group; "we need more young blood in this organization";
  • the descendants of one individual; "his entire lineage has been warriors";
  • a dissolute man in fashionable society;
  • smear with blood, as in a hunting initiation rite, where the face of a person is smeared with the blood of the kill;

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    Hyponyms: arterial blood, gore, lifeblood, bloodstream, blood clot, grume, menorrhea, menstrual blood, menstrual flow, venous blood, whole blood, family, family line, folk, kinfolk, kinsfolk, sept, phratry, breed, side

     

    Derivational Morphology: gore, rear, raise, bring up, nurture, parent, derive, come, descend, bloodshed

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: gjak   Belarusian: кроў  
    Bosnian: krv   Bulgarian: кръв  
    Catalan: sang   Chinese: 血液  
    Croatian: krv   Danish: blod  
    Dutch: bloed   Esperanto: sango  
    Estonian: veri   Finnish: veri and verisukulaisuus  
    French: sang   Frisian: bloed  
    German: Blut   Greek: αίμα  
    Hungarian: vér and vérrokon   Italian: sangue  
    Japanese: sc=JAchar   Korean: and 혈통  
    Kurdish: خوێن   Latin: sanguis  
    Macedonian: крв   Norwegian: blod  
    Polish: krew   Portuguese: sangue  
    Romanian: sânge   Russian: кровь  
    Slovak: krv   Slovene: kri  
    Spanish: sangre   Swedish: blod  
    Tagalog: dugo and kadugo   Turkish: kan  
    Ukrainian: кров  
     
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