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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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Important biographical highlights up to that point in his life are necessarily reviewed in the book's first chapter: his domineering mother, his marriage to fifth cousin Eleanor, his years in New York politics as state senator and as governor, his service as assistant secretary of the navy, the onset of his extramarital affair with Lucy Mercer, his failed bid for the vice presidency, and his affliction with poliomyelitis.
Roosevelt was a fifth cousin of Theodore Roosevelt, who was also his wife's uncle.
The old Etonian, who was a fifth cousin once removed of the Queen, leaves behind an estimated PS315m fortune including the 52,000-acre Badminton Estate, where the game of badminton was invented in 1863.
The 200-year-old society handpicks members for being superrich or aristocracy - Cameron is fifth cousin twice removed from the Queen.
This makes the politician fifth cousin twice-removed to the Queen.
Who will shake hands with Jimmy Nesbitt's fifth cousin when he comes to the city to go shopping?
Incidentally, the real Earp's fifth cousin, Wyatt Earp, also gets in on the gunslinging action with a role as Billy Claiborne.