Cognate

What is Cognate?

Cognate definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
adjective
related by birth; of the same parentage, descent, etc.
Linguistics. descended from the same language or form: such cognate languages as French and Spanish.
allied or similar in nature or quality.

noun
a person or thing cognate with another.
a cognate word: The English word cold is a cognate of German kalt.

 

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