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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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Among women having had a blood relation with their husbands, those who were married to their first cousins from their father's side reported highest proportion of ever having been subjected to all physical or emotional abuse behaviours studied; only exception being two physical abuse behaviours i.e.
We have five first cousins, 28 second, 175 third, 1,570 fourth, 17,300 fifth and 174,000 sixth cousins.
The research discovered a typical Brit had five first cousins, as well as 28 second, 175 third, 1,570 fourth, 17,300 fifth, and 174,000 sixth cousins.
There's not an Asian woman in this city who doesn't know this scenario is rife but, like the medical risks of marriages between first cousins, must never be mentioned.
Cerebral palsy appears to have a genetic component, with increased risk extending to third-degree relatives (first cousins), according to findings from a population-based cohort study.
Kuper shows that first-cousin marriage was much discussed during the nineteenth century; many novels featured love matches between first cousins, for example.
First cousins Zak Evans and Abigail Pountain became the first children in Middlesbrough to have a civil naming ceremony.
Consanguineous marriages were classified by the degree of relatedness between parents: first cousins (F= 1/16), first cousins once removed (F=1/32), second cousins (F=1/64), and beyond second cousins (F<1/64).
On one trip they accompanied their mother Rose to France to visit first cousins, the children of their maternal aunt, none of whom they had ever met.
It found that 1,130 (20 per cent) of Emiratis married their first cousins, 294 (five per cent) married their second cousins and 494 (seven per cent) married distant cousins.
Sargodha -- Tow accused shot dead their first cousins on the suspicious of illicit relations and fled away from the scene.