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cousin

Etiquette a title used by a sovereign when addressing another sovereign or a nobleman

Cousin

Victor . 1792--1867, French philosopher and educational reformer
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You may remember the cousin-actually a cousin twice removed, removed the first time to Leavenworth, the second time to Sing Sing--who was released from the latter institution a few days before Christmas and stopped off in New York City to pick up a few gifts for the folks back home.
The 200-year-old society handpicks members for being superrich or aristocracy - Cameron is fifth cousin twice removed from the Queen.
My brother's wife's second cousin twice removed went in for a gallstone op and came out with one leg shorter than the other
Hearts fans were being forced to endure a miserable night as a distant cousin twice removed of Hurricane Ivan blew through Edinburgh, dumping its drizzle on the lush Murrayfield turf.
No wonder the fifth cousin twice removed of the Queen tries so terribly hard to pose as Dave Of The People.
If you are descended from a long-established West Wales farming family I can save you a bit of research time - I'm probably your sixth cousin twice removed.
So, even if it is technically allowed by those rules they concoct for each other, they shouldn't use their dining rooms as surgeries or set up trust funds for their children, partners or their second cousin twice removed - or at least not at the taxpayers' expense.
But like relatives defending their sinister - sometimes aggressive - cousin twice removed, the attack on the media was admirable in its intent, but ultimately wide of the mark in reality.
And the Queen was first in line to wish the bride well yesterday in a frenetic exchange of royal kisses at the London wedding of Princess Alexia, Prince Philip's first cousin twice removed.