What does consanguinity mean?

: of the same blood or origin specifically : relating to or involving persons (as first cousins) that are relatively closely related consanguineous marriages. Other Words from consanguineous. consanguinity \ -​ˈgwin-​ət-​ē \ noun, plural consanguinities. consanguineous. adjective.

What is another word for consanguinity?

What is another word for consanguinity?
affiliation affinity
cognate connection
filiation kin
kindred kinship
lineage race

How do you pronounce consanguineous marriage?

What is an example of consanguinity?

Consanguinity is the sharing of a blood relationship with another person. An example of consanguinity is the relationship that exists between a brother and sister.