Complete Definition of "relative"

English

Etymology
From Latin relativus, adjective form with suffix -ivus, from relatus, perfect passive participle of referre, literally carry again, from prefix re-, again + ferre, bear or carry, from PIE ??

Pronunciation
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Preposition
relative

  1. Relating to, being relevant towards.

Adjective
en-adj|-

  1. not absolute; connected to or depending on something else

Antonyms
absolute

Translations

Arabic: ARchar|Ùسب٠(nisbi)
Chinese: æå³ç (yÇuguÄn de)
Czech: vztažný m (of pronoun)
Danish: relativ
Dutch: relatief
Finnish: suhteellinen, relatiivinen (:fi:relatiivinen|Suomi)
French: relatif, relative
German: verwandt
Hungarian: relatív, viszonylagos
Ido: relat-anta
Italian: relativo
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Japanese: é¢é£ãã (ãããããã, kanren-shita), ç¸å¯¾ç㪠(ããããã¦ããª, soutaitekina)
Latin: relativus m, relativa f, relativum n
Polish: relatywny m, relatywna f, relatywne n
Spanish: relativo m, relativa f
Swedish: relativ

Noun
en-noun

  1. someone in the same family; someone connected by blood, marriage, or adoption
  2. refer to relativity for a scientific definition
Translations
trans-top|someone in the same family; someone connected by blood, marriage, or adoption
Arabic: ARchar|ÙرÙب (qaríb) m
Armenian: Õ¡Õ¦Õ£Õ¡Õ¯Õ¡Õ¶ (azgakan)
Bosnian: rod m
Chinese: 亲æ (qÄ«nqi)
Croatian: t|hr|rod|m
Czech: pÅíbuzný m
Danish: pårørende, beslægtet, frænde
Dutch: familielid, bloedverwant
Finnish: sukulainen
French: parent m
German: Verwandte m|f
Hungarian: rokon
Icelandic: ættingi
Italian: parente m, congiunto m
Japanese: 親æ (ãããã, shinseki), 身å (ã¿ãã¡, miuchi), é¢ä¿è© (ããããã, kankeishi)
trans-mid
Korean: ì¹ì² (chincheok)
Kurdish: KUchar|خزÙ
Old Church Slavonic: t|cu|ближика|tr=bližika|m
Polish: krewny m, krewna f
Portuguese: parente m
Russian: ÑодÑÑвенник (ródstvennik) m
Serbian:

Spanish: pariente m
Swahili: ndugu (noun 9/10)
Swedish: släkting c
Telugu: à°¬à°à°§à±à°µà± (bamdhuvu)
Thai: THchar|à¸à¸²à¸à¸´ (yâat), THchar|à¸à¸²à¸à¸´à¸à¸µà¹à¸à¹à¸­à¸ (yâat pêe nóng)
Vietnamese: hỠhàng
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Related terms
relate
relation
relationship
relativism
relativity

See also
top3
aunt
brother
cousin
father
godparent
grandchild
granddaughter
mid3
grandson
great-grandchild
great-grandparent
in-law
mother
niece
mid3
nephew
parent
refer
referral
sister
stepdaughter
stepson
uncle


Italian

Adjective
relative p

  1. feminine of|relativo

Category:Italian adjective forms

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