Origin of consanguineous
OTHER WORDS FROM consanguineouscon·san·guin·e·ous·ly, adverb
Words nearby consanguineous
How to use consanguineous in a sentence
Whither Mollendorf went next, we will not ask: perhaps to Brunswick and other consanguineous places?History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XV. (of XXI.)|Thomas Carlyle
Who is to say which John begat this lad or that lass, and therefore to decide who are consanguineous, and who are not?Pabo, The Priest|Sabine Baring-Gould
Now this accentuation of all family characters is what must always happen in the case of consanguineous marriages.Degeneracy|Eugene S. Talbot
So that the percentage of marriages ordinarily considered consanguineous is probably between two, and two and a half.
Consanguineous marriages have been very frequent, until now nearly all are more or less interrelated.