|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (n.) A diminutive suffix; as, manikin; lambkin.
2. (n.) A primitive Chinese instrument of the cittern kind, with from five to twenty-five silken strings.
3. (n.) Relationship, consanguinity, or affinity; connection by birth or marriage; kindred; near connection or alliance, as of those having common descent.
4. (n.) Relatives; persons of the same family or race.
5. (a.) of the same nature or kind; kinder.
Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia
KIN, NEXT OF
Kin (18 Occurrences)
Matthew 22:24 saying, "Teacher, Moses said,'If a man dies, having no children, his brother shall marry his wife, and raise up seed for his brother.' (See NAS)
Mark 6:4 But Jesus, said unto them, A prophet is not without honour, but in his own country, and among his own kin, and in his own house. (KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT RSV)
Leviticus 18:6 None of you shall approach to any that is near of kin to him, to uncover their nakedness: I am the LORD. (KJV JPS ASV WBS RSV)
Leviticus 20:19 And thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of thy mother's sister, nor of thy father's sister: for he uncovereth his near kin: they shall bear their iniquity. (KJV JPS ASV WBS RSV)
Leviticus 21:2 But for his kin, that is near unto him, that is, for his mother, and for his father, and for his son, and for his daughter, and for his brother. (KJV JPS ASV WBS RSV)
Leviticus 25:25 "'If your brother becomes poor, and sells some of his possessions, then his kinsman who is next to him shall come, and redeem that which his brother has sold. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV WBS NAS RSV)
Leviticus 25:49 Either his uncle, or his uncle's son, may redeem him, or any that is nigh of kin unto him of his family may redeem him; or if he be able, he may redeem himself. (KJV JPS ASV WBS RSV)
Deuteronomy 25:5 If brethren dwell together, and one of them die, and have no son, the wife of the dead shall not be married without unto a stranger: her husband's brother shall go in unto her, and take her to him to wife, and perform the duty of a husband's brother unto her. (See JPS)
Ruth 2:20 Naomi said to her daughter-in-law, "Blessed be he of Yahweh, who has not left off his kindness to the living and to the dead." Naomi said to her, "The man is a close relative to us, one of our near kinsmen." (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Ruth 3:9 He said, "Who are you?" She answered, "I am Ruth your handmaid. Therefore spread your skirt over your handmaid; for you are a near kinsman." (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV WBS RSV NIV)
Ruth 3:12 Now it is true that I am a near kinsman; however there is a kinsman nearer than I. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV WBS RSV NIV)
Ruth 3:13 Stay this night, and it shall be in the morning, that if he will perform for you the part of a kinsman, well; let him do the kinsman's part. But if he will not do the part of a kinsman for you, then will I do the part of a kinsman for you, as Yahweh lives. Lie down until the morning." (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV WBS RSV)
Ruth 4:1 Now Boaz went up to the gate, and sat down there. Behold, the near kinsman of whom Boaz spoke came by; to whom he said, "Ho, such a one! Turn aside, sit down here." He turned aside, and sat down. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE WBS RSV NIV)
Ruth 4:3 He said to the near kinsman, "Naomi, who has come back out of the country of Moab, is selling the parcel of land, which was our brother Elimelech's. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV WBS RSV NIV)
Ruth 4:6 The near kinsman said, "I can't redeem it for myself, lest I mar my own inheritance. Take my right of redemption for yourself; for I can't redeem it." (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV WBS RSV NIV)
Ruth 4:8 So the near kinsman said to Boaz, "Buy it for yourself." He took off his shoe. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV WBS RSV NIV)
Ruth 4:14 The women said to Naomi, "Blessed be Yahweh, who has not left you this day without a near kinsman; and let his name be famous in Israel. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV WBS RSV NIV)
2 Samuel 19:42 All the men of Judah answered the men of Israel, "Because the king is a close relative to us. Why then are you angry about this matter? Have we eaten at all at the king's cost? Or has he given us any gift?" (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)