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  • EN [ ˈkɒgneɪt]
  • US [ ˈkɑgneɪt]

English definition


  • 1. one related by blood or origin; especially on sharing an ancestor with another

  • 2. a word is cognate with another if both derive from the same word in an ancestral language


  • 1. related in nature;

    • "connate qualities"
  • 2. having the same ancestral language;

    • "cognate languages"
  • 3. related by blood

Example sentences

  • Cognate in common use is considered phonetic loan characters, which include substitute of homophone.

  • Another cognate cause of crime of violence was the family tyranny.

  • Physics and astronomy are cognate sciences.

  • German and Dutch are cognate languages.

  • Mathematics and astronomy are cognate sciences.

  • English, Dutch and German are cognate languages.

  • I consulted Uncle Mumford concerning this and cognate matters.

  • English apple and German apfel are cognate words.

  • Some words should combine with their cognate words to get the meanings.

  • Physics and astronomy are cognate science.

  • Such cognate words don't necessarily mean the same.

  • Traditional philosophy in the west viewed morality and man from cognate perspective.

  • The German word'Haus'is cognate with the English word'house '.


Meaning of cognate

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  • A woman walks into a pet shop and sees a cute little dog. She asks the shopkeeper, "Does your dog bite?"
  • The shopkeeper says, "No, my dog does not bit."
  • The woman tries to pet the dog and the dog bites her.
  • "Ouch!" She says, "I thought you said your dog does not bite!"
  • The shopkeeper replies, "That is not my dog!"
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